Tag Archive: affirmative action

Jun 23

NEA applauds Supreme Court’s ruling on diversity

“When it comes to public education — whether it’s preschool or graduate school — racial classifications continue to carry great weight,” said NEA President Lily Eskelsen García. “If we’re serious about ensuring every child has access to a great public school, no matter his or her ZIP code, then we must uphold diversity programs because there is no question that they serve a compelling state interest.”