Category: In the News

m/Oppenheim Nonprofit Report: Closing the Achievement Gap

by Editorial Team

m/Oppenheim Nonprofit Report: Tues, 11 August 2020: “We’re one of the few countries whose entire education system is premised on home ownership. If we think about the history of redlining in this country, we have funded our education system primarily on a source of income that was systematically denied from families of color for years… I think we under-invest in our children across the board, but the experience of families of color, where this has been done on top of redlining, is why this is such a profound disinvestment in our kids of color and in our urban communities.”