Brown v. Board of Education: 60 Years Later

May 30th, 2014

In 1954 the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that segregation in public schools was unconstitutional. However, 60 years after Brown v. Board of Education, racial disparities still exist in U.S. schools. In the video below, Hardin Coleman, Dean of the School of Education, discusses the impact of the landmark case and what still needs to be accomplished to help close the achievement gap.

Contact Coleman at 617-353-3213 or hardin@bu.edu

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