New York City Adopts ‘Culturally Responsive’ Education in Schools

NYC schools will adopt culturally responsive education as an effort to make classrooms more inclusive for students of color, who make up approximately 67% of city public schools. TC’s Christopher Emdin, of the ground-breaking HipHopEd, discusses — via The Wall Street Journal. New York City formally adopted a policy of “culturally responsive-sustaining education,” which has set off a debate about what should be taught in public schools, and how.