Does school reform perpetuate inequity?

See related:

Equality of Educational Opportunity: A 40-Year Retrospective, Adam Gamoran and Daniel A. Long

“Forty years on, the findings of the Coleman report hold up remarkably well, in some ways distressingly so.”

Report: U.S. should focus on equity in education, Valerie Strauss

For Each and Every Child

Studies Suggest Economic Inequity Is Built Into, and Worsened by, School Systems

Hope against Hope: Three Schools, One City, and the Struggle to Educate America’s Children by Sarah Carr

Police in the Hallways, Kathleen Nolan

RESEARCH-BASED OPTIONS FOR EDUCATION POLICYMAKING: Common Core State Standards, William Mathis, University of Colorado Boulder (October 2012)

Incentives and Test-Based Accountability in Education, Michael Hour and Stuart W. Elliott, eds.

“They’re All Our Children