Tuesday AM News: Supreme Court to Rule on Desegregation

Public schools chief plans meetings with teachers Tribune
The Chicago Public Schools system will spend about $2 million between January and February on a series of Saturday meetings that will gather thousands of city teachers downtown to talk about district-wide improvements.

Reversal hinted on race in schools Tribune
The Supreme Court justices, hearing arguments on school integration, signaled Monday that they are likely to bar the use of race when assigning students to public schools.

Court may ban race-diversity school plans Sun-Times
A half century after the Supreme Court outlawed state-sponsored school segregation, five of nine justices indicated Monday that using students' race to promote diversity may run afoul of the Constitution.

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