The unfulfilled dream of an equitable education in America
Prudence L. Carter, BSc Brown, MA '95TC, PhD '99GSAS
E.H. and Mary E. Pardee Professor and Dean of the Graduate School of Education at UC Berkeley
It is an annual ritual for students around the country to read and recite Martin Luther King Jr.'s eloquent speeches and calls for social justice. But throughout his career and until his death in 1968, one would be hardpressed to find much about schools and education.