Virtual Performance of

Our next installment of #NCSD2020 will be a virtual performance of “Nothing About Us,” an original play about segregation by NY-based EPIC Theatre Ensemble. Co-hosted by: Integrated Schools, Public School Forum of North Carolina, and Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity, Inc. (METCO).

Find out more about this event (and register) at Happening November 9th […]

NCSD Co-sponsoring Hill Briefing with LPI (10/22/20)

Learning Policy Institute Congressional Briefing (Virtual) – “State and Federal Opportunities to Support More Diverse and Inclusive School Systems”

On October 22, 2020, we will be partnering with the Learning Policy Institute to present the congressional briefing “State and Federal Opportunities to Support More Diverse and Inclusive School Systems.” The nation’s work towards greater […]

Twitter Chat (7/28/20 at 6pm ET)

We’re excited to be hosting another Twitter chat with @integratedschls and @LearnTLiveT on 7/28 at 6pm EDT regarding the legacy of the Supreme Court’s Milliken v. Bradley decision (which turns 46 years old this Saturday, July 25).

Join the conversation at #ThurgoodWasRight.

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#NCSD2020 Virtual Conference (5/12 & 5/14)

Unfortunately, we had to postpone the live version of our 2020 conference (which was scheduled for March 26th and 27th in Washington, DC) due to COVID-19. While we are still looking forward to hosting an in-person gathering when it becomes safe to do so, we’ll be offering some of our sessions virtually. Keep checking back, […]

Fifth National Conference on School Integration (Postponed)

** NCSD2020 Postponement Notice **

NCSD2020 will not be held in March 2020, due to concerns and logistical challenges related to the coronavirus. We plan to reschedule the conference in Fall 2020. Please share your availability in September & October to help guide our selection of a new date.

Join over 400 […]

Epic Theatre Ensemble Performance (11/4/19 - Baltimore, MD)

Monday, November 4, 6-7pm MICA Center for Social Design 131 W. North Avenue, Room 171

“Nothing About Us” is a rigorous, passionate and hilarious exploration of educational segregation written and performed by those most affected and least consulted: NYC Public High School students. What does separate but equal mean to us today? Transformation, […]

Hill Briefing: How School Diversity Matters (11/14/19)

Learning Policy Institute Congressional Briefing – “Separate and Unequal: How School Diversity Matters for Educational Opportunity and Attainment”

On November 14, 2019, we will be partnering with the Learning Policy Institute and the Stanford Graduate School of Education and Center for Education Policy Analysis to present the congressional briefing “Separate and Unequal: How School […]

Event: Hill Briefing (4/9/19)

How Congress, States, and School Districts Can Take Action on School Diversity April 9, 2019 10:30am – 12:00pm The U.S. Capitol Visitor’s Center, SVC Room 201-00 Washington, DC, 20515

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Sixty-five years after Brown v. Board of Education, the research remains clear that integrated schools produce better outcomes for all students, […]

Event: "Integration 2018" Hill Briefing (7/26/18)

School Integration in 2018: Past Achievements, Present Threats, and Future Opportunities Thursday, July 26, 2018 1:30PM – 2:45PM House Visitor Center, Room 200 First St NE, Washington, DC 20515

Please join us for a briefing about the importance of school integration, including the real and hard fought benefits it has brought to […]

NCSD Co-hosts "School Diversity in Action" with TCF and U.S. DOE (10/17-18/2016)

On October 17th & 18th, 2016, the the National Coalition on School Diversity (NCSD) hosted School Diversity in Action: Strategies for Increasing School Diversity and Fostering Equitable School Environments with the U.S. Department of Education (ED), The Century Foundation (TCF). More info here. See the agenda.