equality http://kalw.org en Black Student Union continues fight for equality at Skyline High http://kalw.org/post/black-student-union-continues-fight-equality-skyline-high <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 15px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15; background-color: transparent;">In 2012 Skyline's Black Student Union filed a complaint charging the school with discriminating against students of color. They accused Skyline of short-shifting black students, providing lackluster support which led directly to students not graduating. A lawsuit resulted in an agreement with the United States Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, and Skyline and the Oakland Unified School District agreed to make some serious changes. Included in those reforms was a voluntary resolution plan to oversee the disciplinary methods toward African American male students. </span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 23:22:24 +0000 Erin Clark 44661 at http://kalw.org Black Student Union continues fight for equality at Skyline High Today on Your Call: 50 years after 'The Feminine Mystique,' how far have we come? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-50-years-after-feminine-mystique-how-far-have-we-come <P> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 23729 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: 50 years after 'The Feminine Mystique,' how far have we come?