Ethnic studies classes are increasing in high schools, particularly in California.
I’ve shared a fair number of resources about them and thought readers would find it useful if I brought them all together, and I hope readers will contribute more.
Here are some posts that discuss why they are important and what is happening policy-wise about them:
How One Law Banning Ethnic Studies Led to Its Rise is from The Atlantic. It demonstrates the old organizing adage that your opponent does your best organizing for you…
Why students need ethnic studies is from TEDx.
Ethnic studies gaining traction in Sacramento-area public schools is from The Sacramento Bee.
Ethnic Studies: A Movement Born Of A Ban is from NPR.
Tucson’s Mexican Studies Program Was a Victim of ‘Racial Animus,’ Judge Says is from The NY Times.