Homework in Preparation for Session 6
Appendix H – Racism and the U.S. Education System
Step 1: Self-Reflection
Watch the TED talk by Rita Pierson called “Every Kid Needs a Champion.” (7:49)
Step 2: School-to-Prison Pipeline
Read the NAACP document “Dismantling the School to Prison Pipeline.”
Step 3: Racial Inequalities in Your Local Schools
Use the ProPublica Miseducation tool to research your local schools.