Join the Hechinger Institute for a panel discussion about two books on recent history of the civil rights movement in our schools, and the debate over urban education in America.
- Sarah Carr, contributing editor at The Hechinger Report and author of Hope Against Hope: Three Schools, One City, and the Struggle to Educate America’s Children,
- Sarah Garland, staff writer at The Hechinger Report and author of Divided We Fail: The Story of an African American Community That Ended the Era of School Desegregation,
- Warren Simmons, Annenberg Institute for School Reform, and
- Amy Stuart Wells, Teachers College professor and author of Both Sides Now: The Story of School Desegregation’s Graduates.
Moderated by Liz Willen, director of the Hechinger Institute and editor of The Hechinger Report.
A wine and cheese reception will follow in Everett Lounge.