In the News: September 2017

Public scholarship at GSE&IS this month includes the need for critical media literacy; challenges to U.S.- born children who return to schools in Mexico; and the online commercialization of social issues.

Patricia Gándara: Difficulty of Attending School in Mexico for American-Born Children of Deportees
Quoted by USA Today, September 5, 2017


Carl Finer: L.A. High School Aimed at Disconnected Youth
Article in The Chronicle of Social Change, September 6, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: Content Moderators Can’t Forget Objectionable Content When Off-Duty
Quoted by Rolling Stone, September 9, 2017


Civil Rights Project/Proyecto Derechos Civiles: American Schools Are More Segregated
Featured in The Los Angeles Times, September 12, 2017


John N. Hawkins: New Book Looks at New Vision of “World-Class” Asian University
Article in University World News, September 15, 2017


HERI: Students Easily Become Derailed in First Year of College
Featured in The Washington Post, September 10 , 2017


Patricia Gándara: Spanish Fluency on the Decline in US
Quoted by USA Today, September 10, 2017


Jeff Share: Canada a Pioneer in Teaching Media Literacy
Quoted by CBC News, September 11, 2017


Patricia Gándara: Crisis of Integrating US-born Children to Mexican School Systems
Quoted by The Los Angeles Times, September 19, 2017


Gary Orfield: Arkansas School District Still Needs More Integration
Quoted in Arkansas Online, September 22, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: Facebook Needs to Hire Social Scientists to Ensure Transparency
Quoted by The Los Angeles Times, September 25, 2017


Pedro Noguera: All-Boys Schooling Not a Magical Solution
Quoted by The Root, September 24, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: Online Commercial Context of Social Issues
Quoted by The New York Times, September 28, 2017