In the News – June 2017

UCLA's public scholarship this month includes the need for diversity in classrooms, parental interventions for autism, and UCLA's community partnerships to transform schools.

Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles: NY Has the Nation’s Most Segregated Schools
Featured in The Washington Post, June 6, 2017

Sarah T. Roberts: Content Moderators a Stigmatized Underclass of Tech Workers
Interviewed on WYNC’s “Note to Self,” June 7, 2017

Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles: Dismal Marks for Diversity
Featured in the New York Daily News, June 7, 2017

Pedro Noguera: LA a Laboratory for Market-Oriented School Reform
Quoted in The Washington Post, June 7, 2017

Tyrone Howard: Why Black Boys Struggle With Reading and What We Can Do About It
Q & A for KPCC’s “Take Two,” June 9, 2017

Connie Kasari: Parental Interaction Eases Severity of Autism Features
Quoted in Spectrum, June 12, 2017

Tyrone Howard: Politics at Play on LAUSD Board
Quoted by The Los Angeles Times, June 14, 2017

Daniel Losen: Suspension Discrepancies in Anchorage Schools
Quoted by the Alaska Dispatch News, June 18, 2017

Daniel Losen: Unjust Scaling Back of Higher Ed Investigations
Quoted by Diverse Issues in Higher Education, June 19, 2017

GSE&IS: UCLA Conference Emphasizes Importance of Partnerships in Education
Featured in Diverse Issues in Higher Education, June 21, 2017

Sandra Graham: Classrooms Need to Reflect Overall Diversity of a School
Quoted in Daily Kos, June 20, 2017

Sandra Graham: Greater Balance of Power in Diverse Schools
Interviewed by KPCC-FM, June 21, 2017

Sandra Graham: Students Need to Be Exposed to Diversity on a Daily Basis
Quoted by Science Daily, June 20, 2017

Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles: 25% Suspension Rate for Black Students at Charters
Featured in The Washington Post, June 22, 2017

Mann UCLA Community School: A Model for Change in South LA
Article in LA School Report, June 26, 2017

Jane Margolis: Tech Industry Should Not Decide Content and Aim of Public Education
Quoted by The New York Times, June 27, 2017

Patricia Gándara: English Learners Lack Help at Chicago Schools
Quoted by the Chicago Reporter, June 28, 2017

Center X: Partnership Between UCLA and Bethany Baptist Church Provides STEM Learning Opportunity
Article in the Los Angeles Sentinel, June 28, 2017

Sandra Graham: Kids Need to Learn How to Live in a Diverse World
Quoted by The Los Angeles Times, June 28, 2017

HERI: Twelve Percent of Freshmen Are Frequently Depressed
Featured on NBC News, June 28, 2017