NEW YORK(CBSNewYork) — A recent report has found segregation in Nassau County’s public schools.
The 55 page, 5 year study examined Nassau County’s public schools and found a persistent pattern of racial and ethical segregation, Newsday reported.READ MORE: Blackwood Blanks Reeling Flyers As Devils End 4-Game Skid
The study’s author called for new policies to support diverse communities, according the report.
The report said that there are fewer predominately white school districts and that minority students are mainly concentrated in high poverty districts. The study went on to that the rather dramatic racial and ethnic distinctions across the school districts have implications for who moves where in Nassau County and how much they pay for their home.READ MORE: Duarte, Turner Lead Pacers Over Knicks
The report was released during a symposium at the Teachers College at Columbia University.
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