Study finds carving up school districts worsens segregation

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Associated Press

Sep 4, 12:00 AM

Study finds carving up school districts worsens segregation

The study examines 18 districts created since 2000 across Alabama, around Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and around Memphis, Tennessee. The study found that an increasing share of segregation between black and white students was caused by district lines as opposed to clustering at specific schools within a district.

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