Opinion: More top-tier high schools now: The solution to the diversity problem at Stuyvesant, Bronx

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New York Daily News

Mar 20, 12:00 AM

Opinion: More top-tier high schools now: The solution to the diversity problem at Stuyvesant, Bronx Science and elsewhere is to replicate

There’s an old saying that the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result. New York City’s policy to diversify its eight specialized high schools is insane. Instead of demanding the state change a law, Mayor de Blasio can and should take strong action today to create more opportunities for high-achieving black and Latino youngsters.

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