Perhaps the largest-ever attempt to integrate schools is currently underway in #India. Read as discusses the RTE Clause 12 and how it positively changed the behavior of wealthier pupils towards their less wealthy peers
It turns out helping under-privileged kids go to richer schools doesn't only help the poorer kids--it makes the rich kids nicer people. Good argument for school desegregation and donor-funded scholarships. #philanthropy
Happy to see one of my favourite papers - by - in AER this month. Making rich schools accept poor kids makes the rich kids nicer. Heart warming stuff! I wrote about this paper & why integrating schools is important here
Want to Build a Better Society? Make Rich Schools Accept Poor Kids
Does bringing disadvantaged kids into elite schools (via a mandatory 25% quota) disadvantage rich kids? in terms of test scores & violent behaviour. Vote, ace blog by , draws on important research by
Want to Build a Better Society? Make Rich Schools Accept Poor Kids