In cities across the nation, low-income African American and Latino
parents hope that their childrenÂ’s education will bring a better
life. But their schools, typically, are overcrowded, ill equipped,
and shamefully under-staffed. Unless things change dramatically,
more than half the students will never graduate and many will face
a life of poverty-wage work. Learning Power documents a radical
approach to school reform that includes:
* Grassroots... more...