The Albert Shanker Institute is noted for the high quality of the studies it releases, thanks largely to the high standards set by social scientist Matthew DiCarlo.

Its latest product is a study of school segregation in the District of Columbia.

Unlike many other studies, this one includes private and charter schools.

The press release, with a summary of results, is here:


I said earlier there would be only one post today. This was supposed to appear tomorrow, not today. It is a good study, but I wanted you to know I meant to have only one post today and I goofed again.