How does race affects student outcomes in North Carolina? Does race correlate with educational opportunity in ways that diminish the likelihood of success for students of color? We explore this week with three experts.

Guests

Donovan Livingston
PhD Candidate and Asst. Director for Tutoring Services
UNC-Greensboro

James E. Ford
Program Director
Public School Forum of NC

Dr. Rodney Trice
Assistant Superintendent for Equity Affairs
Wake County Public School System

RESOURCES

EdLines

Experts weigh in on principal pay
https://www.ednc.org/2016/11/29/experts-weigh-in-on-principal-pay/

NC allows 19 struggling schools to operate more like charters
http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/education/article118183688.html

Dr. June Atkinson farewell
http://www.wral.com/state-superintendent-june-atkinson-as-i-leave-this-office-i-remain-grateful-/16295322/

Interview segments

Donovan Livingston’s Complete Harvard Commencement Address
http://www.gse.harvard.edu/news/16/05/lift

Public School Forum 16th Study Group on Expanding Educational Opportunity Committee on Racial Equity
https://www.ncforum.org/committee-on-racial-equity/

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