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Race, Education And The Commonwealth

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Race, Education And The Commonwealth
Program Description

Radio program examining the racial imbalance in Massachusetts schools broadcast two weeks (March/April 1965)prior to the release of the 1965 Kiernan Commission Report (Massachusetts State Board of Education Advisory Committee on Racial Imbalance in Education) which sought to document and correct racial imbalance in Massachusetts schools. At the onset the program states that it aims to provide "preparation and consideration on what to expect in the (forthcoming) report.



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Broadcast program

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Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Chicago: “Race, Education And The Commonwealth,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 28, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_75A4F45359A141C08B7D72FAE0748E79.
MLA: “Race, Education And The Commonwealth.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 28, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_75A4F45359A141C08B7D72FAE0748E79>.
APA: Race, Education And The Commonwealth. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_75A4F45359A141C08B7D72FAE0748E79
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