The Parenting Center presents “Divided in a Diverse Community: Why Intentional Integration Matters,” with 2017 MacArthur Genius Award Winner Nikole Hannah-Jones on February 7 at South Orange Middle School.
The recipient of a Peabody and a George Polk Award for earlier work on the topic, and a founder of the Ida B. Wells Society for Investigative Reporting, Hannah-Jones is the author of a highly influential, National Magazine Award-winning, New York Times article documenting school segregation. Free tickets available here.
In this evening presentation, Ms. Hannah-Jones will discuss:
Why intentional integration matters
Which school desegregation plans have worked, and which have failed across the country