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Eliminating Race Discrimination in Education

Success and Future Challenges

By Kathleen B. Boundy

By challenging segregation in schools and inequities in school financing, advocates focused on obtaining equal educational opportunity for minority students. They also challenged barriers, including ability grouping and disciplinary exclusion, to such opportunity. The more recent standards and assessments are offering advocates new ways to address the unequal educational opportunity that many minority students experience.

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