TITLE

Dallas School Roiled by Segregation Ruling

AUTHOR(S)
Zehr, Mary Ann
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Education Week;12/6/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 14, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on U.S. federal court ruling against an elementary school principal in the Dallas, Texas, school district. The plaintiffs argued that African-American and Latino children who were fluent in English were assigned to classes designated as English as a Second Language, while non-Hispanic whites generally were not. The judge established the deadline of January 17, 2006 to eliminate segregation at the school.
ACCESSION #
23489728

 

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