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The Battle Over School Integration

CNN (via Huffington Post) | June 1, 2011

The debate over segregation continues at one of the nation’s top schools after the principal received the following message: integrate or lose funding.

According to CNN , Connecticut’s Capital Preparatory Magnet School, which boasts a 100 percent graduation rate, was at risk of being closed if they failed to increase the number of white students in their school.

Founder and principal Dr. Steve Perry, a regular contributor to CNN on the topic of education and a strong voice in the field of education innovation, initially reacted with disbelief.  (Read more)