The Challenges Facing Charter Schools in the Deep South

Stephen G. Hall
Sep 23, 2019 - 11:16
The Challenges

The Deep South has a long history of discrimination and segregation. These realities emerged from the practice of slavery and the brutal Jim Crow regimes that enforced separation in all aspects of Southern life, both in law (de jure) and in fact (de facto). The longstanding impact of these conditions are revealed in the area of education. The Brown v. Board of Education decision in 1954 overturned Plessy v. Ferguson,...

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