Why the Vergara Decision Isn't Enough

A California court struck down laws that put adults before kids in public schools. But that won't close the achievement gap.

San Jose, CA - FEBRUARY 18: Principal Andrew Elliot-Chandler asks two students to hold the American flag as the entire student body at Rocketship SI Se Puede charter, public elementary school, prepare to say the pledge of allegiance during 'launch,' the all-school morning program, on February 18, 2014 in San Jose, California. The children also sing songs, dance and get ready for their day. The school includes grades K through 5 and uses a blended learning method of teaching. 
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