“Unless our children begin to learn together, then there is little hope that our people will ever learn to live together.”

—Thurgood Marshall
Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States


On April 7, 2018, Harvard Graduate School of Education students and educators and administrators from five schools and 12 districts convened at the HGSE to reflect on a year of work toward achieving true school integration. We asked them to sum the work up in a single word.