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Dividing Lines: The Shape Of Education In Pittsburgh
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Where a child goes to school shapes their educational experience, and that educational experience in turn shapes their future.

In our series "Dividing Lines: The Shape of Education in Pittsburgh" we take a critical look at the map that assigns students to schools based on where they live. 

 

How did this map come to be? What are the implications of drawing the boundaries as they are drawn? Is there a better way to assign students to schools to maximize achievement for all?