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Education / Race Study #172877

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Apr 05, 1997
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Jerry King) Harvard University study finding on the growing racial segregation in the public schools examined; statistics on the races of students cited. [Civil Rights Project director gary ORFIELD, Southern Education Foundation Robert KRONLEY - cite racial separation.] The fact that the conservative Supreme Court has given local officials more leeway pushing a move towards resegregation outlined.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(New York: Deborah Weiner) The challenge of school segregation to public education examined. [At New York City job fair, teacher April LEONG; Harvard Law School professor Christopher EDLEY; Los Angeles Hispanic STUDENTS, teacher Grace MESSINA - offer reactions to school segregation.]

Brown, Aaron;
King, Jerry;
Weiner, Deborah

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