Education Equity Agenda

March 2010
ED Review;3/19/2010, p3
The article reports on the efforts of the U.S. government to work with schools to address impediments to education equity as of 2010. In a speech on the 45th anniversary of the Bloody Sunday civil rights protest at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, Education Secretary Arne Duncan assured the government's partnership with institutions to make sure that all children regardless of race, gender or disability have a fair chance at a good future. Also cited are the activities of the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the Department of Education.


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