In the News: November 2017

This month, public scholarship at UCLA Ed & IS addresses how economic inequality is discussed in classrooms; better health care for online content moderators; and the impact of the GOP tax plan on grad students.

HERI: Twenty Percent of Freshmen Select a New Major by End of First Year
Featured in The New York Times, Nov. 3, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: Public Shaming Not a New Phenomenon
Quoted by Quartz, Nov. Nov. 7, 2017


Pedro Noguera: Perception Among Wealthy is That American Schools Are Failing
Featured in The Economist, Nov. 9, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: Support and Healthcare for Content Moderators Has a Long Way to Go
Interviewed by the BBC, November 14, 2017


Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles: Segregation in NJ Schools Worsens
Featured on NPR


Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles: Black and Hispanic Students in New Jersey Still Segregated
Featured in Politico, November 15, 2017


Tyrone Howard and Pedro Noguera: Black Students Need Changes in Punitive Discipline
Featured in the Huffington Post, November 20, 2017


Pedro Noguera: Parents’ Use of Consultants on School Choices Deepens Inequity
Quoted by NPR, November 27, 2017


John Rogers: New Study Examines How Teachers Address Economic Inequality
Featured in The Christian Science Monitor, November 22, 2017


Pedro Noguera: GOP Tax Plan Will Have Adverse Impact on Grad Students
Interviewed by KPCC-FM’s “Air Talk, November 27, 2017