Additional Resources

Beyond Desegregation: The Politics of Quality in African-American Schooling Mwalimu J. Shujaa, editor, Corwin Press, 1996.

Politics, Race, and Schools: Racial Integration 1954–1994 Watras, Joseph, Garland Publishing, 1997.

The Schools We Deserve: Reflections on the Educational Crises of Our Times Ravitch, Diane, Basic Books, 1985.

Separate but Not Equal: The Dream and the Struggle Hasking, James, Scholastic, 1998.

The Strange Career of Jim Crow Woodward, C. Vann, Oxford University Press, 1974.

The Struggle for Equal Education Lusane, Clarence, Franklin Watts, 1992.

Swann’s Way: The School Busing Case and the Supreme Court Schwartz, Bernard, Oxford University Press, 1986.

Organizations

Center for Education Reform

1001 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 204
Washington, DC 20036 USA
Phone: (202) 822-9000
Fax: (202) 822-5077
URL: http://www.edreform.com
Primary Contact: Jeanne Allen, President

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

4805 Mt. Hope Drive
Baltimore, MD 21215 USA
Phone: (877) 622-2728
URL: http://www.naacp.org
Primary Contact: Kwesi Mfume, President

National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

1990 K Street NW
Washington, DC 20006 USA
Phone: (202) 502-7300
URL: http://www.nces.ed.gov
Primary Contact: Gary W. Phillips, Acting Commissioner

National Education Association (NEA)

1201 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036 USA
Phone: (202) 833-4000
URL: http://www.nea.org
Primary Contact: Bob Chase, President

U.S. Department of Education

400 Maryland Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20202 USA
Phone: (800) 872-5327
URL: http://www.ed.gov
Primary Contact: Rod Paige, Secretary of Education

U. S. Department of Justice, Educational Opportunities Section, Civil Rights Division

950 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, PHB
Washington, DC 20530 USA
Phone: (202) 514-4092
Fax: (202) 514-8337
URL: http://www.usdoj.gov
Primary Contact: Jeremiah Glassman, Chief