This issues-based reference set on education in the United States tackles broad, contentious topics that have prompted debate and discussion within the education community. The volumes focus on pre-school through secondary education and explore prominent and perennially important debates. This set is an essential reference resource for undergraduate students within schools of education and related fields including educational administration, educational psychology, school psychology, human development, and more.
Education of America's school children always has been and always will be a hot-button issue. From what should be taught to how to pay for education to how to keep kids safe in schools, impassioned debates emerge and mushroom, both within the scholarly community and among the general public. This volume in the point/counterpoint Debating Issues in American ...
Chapter 10: Do Current Funding Structures and Districting Criteria of Public Education Marginalize Ethnic and Racial Minority Students?
Do Current Funding Structures and Districting Criteria of Public Education Marginalize Ethnic and Racial Minority Students?
Frank Brown, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
The debate in this chapter is concerned with the issue of whether current ...