“The Boston Public Schools is coming under growing pressure to come back in compliance with a long-standing court order regarding the hiring of minority teachers.
“School officials say they are trying to to attract more minority teachers to the city. But some members of the Boston City Council are asking for an explanation of why there’s not more diversity already.
“‘There’s a problem here,’ said Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson. ‘We’re not in compliance, we’re not in federal compliance.'”
Read more or listen to this May 15 WBUR story, “BPS Faces Criticism for Lack of Minority Teachers.”
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