Tag: Office of Civil Rights of the U.S. Department of Education

Florida schools roundup: Failure Factories, civil rights, testing and more

Failure Factories: The Tampa Bay Times has won a Pulitzer Prize for local reporting for its stories on five failing St. Petersburg elementary schools. The series, labeled Failure Factories, detailed how the Pinellas County School District abandoned integration efforts in 2007 and then failed to provide adequate resources for the schools, which became[Read More…]