Education Dept. says there is a need for ‘improving racial equity’ in the education system

Education Dept. says there is a need for ‘improving racial equity’ in the education system

“The Department recognizes that COVID-19 — with its disproportionate impact on communities of color — and the ongoing national reckoning with systemic racism have highlighted the urgency of improving racial equity throughout our society, including in our education system,” the proposed rule states.