Tagged: price marshall

Achievement Gap No Surprise to Little Rock Schools Superintendent

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 1/20/2014 8:15 am

A federal judge's observation that more must be done to address an achievement gap between predominantly white and predominantly black schools in Pulaski County wasn't news to the new Little Rock School District superintendent.

Judge OKs Deal Ending Arkansas Desegregation Aid

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 1/14/2014 8:25 am

Arkansas can stop making payments in one of the nation's most historic desegregation efforts, a judge has ruled, but he cautioned work remains to ensure students in the Little Rock area receive a proper education.

2 Former 40 Under 40 Honorees Now Behind the Bench

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/17/2013 12:00 am

40 Under 40 has also spotted a lot of legal talent over the years as well, but two past honorees are especially Honorable these days.

Federal Judge: Arkansas Charter Schools Don't Violate Desegregation Settlement

by Andrew DeMillo 1/17/2013 3:53 pm

U.S. District Judge D. Price Marshall says Arkansas' approval of charter schools in Pulaski County has not violated the state's 1989 desegregation agreement with three area school districts.