Nice White Parents

Nice White Parents

Nice White Parents

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
If you want to understand what’s wrong with our public schools, you have to look at what is arguably the most powerful force in shaping them: white parents. A five-part series from the makers of Serial and The New York Times. Hosted by Chana Joffe-Walt.
  1. March 21, 2021
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    Introducing: Nice White Parents
    A new limited series about building a better school system, and what gets in the way.
  2. March 21, 2021
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    2: 'I Still Believe in It'
    White parents in the 1960s fought to be part of a new, racially integrated school. Where’d they go?
  3. March 21, 2021
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    1: The Book of Statuses
    A group of parents take one big step together.
  4. March 21, 2021
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    3: ‘This Is Our School, How Dare You?’
    We saw what happens when white families come into the school. What happens when they stay out?
  5. March 21, 2021
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    4: 'Here’s Another Fun Thing You Can Do'
    Is it possible to limit the power of white parents?
  6. March 21, 2021
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    5: ‘We Know It When We See It’
    An unexpected last chapter. Some white parents start behaving differently.

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