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Schools face new challenges as poverty grows in inner suburbs ...


Feb 27, 2015 ... Schools in suburbs closest to cities face a rising number of poor kids with more needs than their affluent peers.

Why Many Inner City Schools Function Like Prisons - Huffington Post


Oct 16, 2014 ... Why Many Inner City Schools Function Like Prisons ... Stressed out teachers, fearful that they will be judged by poor student performance on ...

Education in the Inner City


Poverty & Prejudice: Our Schools Our Children ... Parks aren't well kept streets are dirty and above all, the education they are offered is inexcusably poor. ... But if these inner city kids aren't given the same educational opportunities as other ...

NEA - Research Spotlight on Hard-to-Staff Schools


Hard-to-staff schools have difficulty finding and retaining qualified, effective teachers and, as a ... Many are high-poverty inner-city schools or rural schools that, as a .... Poor Working Conditions Make Urban Schools Hard-to-Staff (UCLA, 2005).

Rich School, Poor School : NPR Ed : NPR


Feb 9, 2015 ... For some schools, students' success is farther away than others. i ... Comparing a suburban private school with an inner-city one, of course, ...

In East St. Louis, inner city schools seem more like 'day care centers ...


Jul 27, 2012 ... In East St. Louis, inner city schools seem more like 'day care centers' ... widespread cronyism and blames poor performance at the schools on ...

Gentrification doesn't fix inner-city schools | Grist


Feb 27, 2015 ... An influx of wealth might improve neighborhoods, but public schools? ... more segregated, and now almost entirely poor neighborhood schools.

Urban Schools - National Center for Education Statistics - U.S. ...


The Setting: Urban Schools and Communities . ..... inner city schools based on firsthand observations. .... percent of rural children were poor in 1990 (figure A).

Facing the challenges of urban poor schools, some teachers ... - Eric


preparation and retention of teachers in urban poor schools. 14 ..... Olmedo, I. M. 1997. Challenging old assumptions: Preparing teachers for inner city schools.

Why Catholic Schools Matter | City Journal


Since inner-city Catholic schools have historically provided lifesaving educational choices for minorities and the poor, the result has been a net loss of good ...

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Inner City Schools - Huffington Post


Bright Spots of Transformation in NYC's Inner City Schools. Vicki Cobb | Posted .... Journalist: 'Poor Black Kids' Should Work Harder To Escape Poverty.

How the Public Education System Has Failed Black and Hispanic ...


It is in large cities that minority boys in particular, trapped in poor schools, have the greatest ... These failed, inner-city schools are run entirely by Democrats and  ...

The Real Problem With America's Inner Cities - The New York Times


May 9, 2015 ... In all inner-city neighborhoods, however, there is a problem minority .... a reduction in the number of kids born to single, usually poor, women, ...