In the News: March 2017

UCLA's public scholarship this month includes the plight of child refugees, pros and cons of charter schools, and the political and social impacts of online content.


Mike Rose: Building Remedial Education’s Support Structure
Quoted by The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 5, 2017


Cecilia Rios-Aguilar: Trustees Connect a Community and Its College
Quoted by KPCC-FM’s “Take Two,” March 6, 2017


Pedro Noguera: Reformers Need to Do More Than Authorize More Charter Schools
Quoted by The Los Angeles Times, March 7, 2017


Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles: School Suspensions Cost California $2.7 billion
Featured in the San Diego Union-Tribune, March 8, 2017


Pedro Noguera: Accountability Needed From Charter Schools
Quoted by KPCC-FM, March 8, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: Social Media’s Silent Filter
Article in The Atlantic, March 8, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: The Invisible Humans Who Sanitize the Internet
Interviewed on Science Friday, March 10, 2017


Daniel Losen: California Leads in Addressing School Suspensions
Quoted by EdSource, March 10, 2017


Ramesh Srinivasan: How Trump Team Uses Social Media to Impact Public
Interviewed on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” March 13, 2017


Daniel Losen: Economic Cost of High School Suspensions
Quoted by KCRW-FM, March 13, 2017


John Rogers: Charters’ Student Selectivity Does Not Benefit Society as a Whole
Interviewed on KPCC-FM, March 14, 2017


Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles: School Choice and Civil Rights Policies Can Provide Opportunity
Featured in The Christian Science Monitor, March 14, 2017


Ramesh Srinivasan: Facebook Helps to Power Trump and His Rivals
Commentary on, March 15, 2017


Marcelo Suárez-Orozco: Tragedy of Displacement Strikes More Children
Commentary in La Nacion, March 18, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: Social Media Companies Should Recognize Social Issues in Content
Quoted by The Guardian, March 21, 2017


Tyrone Howard: Why Are We Criminalizing Black Students?
Commentary in Education Week, March 22, 2017


Christine Borgman: On the Reuse of Scientific Data
Essay in Data Science Journal, March 22, 2017


Patricia Gándara: UC Collaboration with Mexico Supports Transnational Students
Quoted by The Los Angeles Times, March 23, 2017


Pedro Noguera: Special Education is Grossly Underfunded
Interviewed by KPCC-FM’s “AirTalk,” March 23, 2017