K-12 Schools and Urban Living: Are They Compatible?*


Metropolitan areas supporting multiple school districts offer families of means the opportunity to relocate to the suburbs, isolating themselves from lower-income families. Combined with location and site requirements, current K-12 school policy and design contribute to income segregation, sprawl development, and ultimately, unequal public education. This session will feature a number of different proposals to improve education and urbanism.

K-12SchoolsandUrbanLiving1.mp310.77 MB
K-12SchoolsandUrbanLiving2.mp310.65 MB