60 years after Brown v. Board of Education, how racially balanced are America’s public schools? by Grover J. “Russ” Whitehurst, Richard V. Reeves, Nathan Joo, Edward Rodrigue, Brookings

60 years after Brown v. Board of Education, how racially balanced are America’s public schools?

How school district boundaries can create more segregated schools by Richard V. Reeves, Nathan Joo, Grover J. “Russ” Whitehurst, Brookings

How school district boundaries can create more segregated schools

A college is cutting tuition for 529 savers. It shouldn’t (Richard V. Reeves, Nathan Joo, Brookings)

Washington College in Maryland is planning to cut tuition fees by up to $2,500 a year for families who have saved into tax-favored savings vehicles like 529 plans. Let us cut straight to the chase: it shouldn’t. The plan will reward those from affluent backgrounds and potentially trigger a merit aid-style arms race as other colleges feel obliged to follow its lead.