UCLA's Institute for Democracy, Education, and Access
Separate and Unequal 50 Years after Brown: California's Racial "Opportunity Gap"
- Author(s): IDEA, UCLA
- et al.
We commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Supreme Court's promise in Brown v. Board of Education: a public school system "available to all on equal terms.” However, findings from a recent Louis Harris survey of California teachers, together with other evidence presented in this report, make clear that California schools remain both very separate and very unequal.