Whether looking at how to foster more socioeconomically integrated schools, how to help low-income students succeed in college, how to strengthen our system of community colleges, or how to ensure the accountability of for-profit institutions, The Century Foundation seeks to promote fairness and opportunity for all.

School Integration in Practice: Lessons from Nine Districts

At a time when American society is being torn along racial, ethnic, economic, and religious lines, school leaders in a small but growing number of districts are quietly taking steps to make things better. Largely under the radar, school boards and superintendents are making deliberate efforts to bring students of different backgrounds together in order to improve learning for all.