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Will black parents shoulder the blame for race bias in my hometown's schools? - Head in the Sand
This is the second part of a four-part series on the writer’s experience and research on the achievement gap in her hometown of Evanston, Illinois, a diverse suburb north of Chicago and home to Northwestern University. Read Part 1 here. Evanston formally and voluntarily desegregated its schools in 1966, but a persistent achievement gap has divided black and white students…