public schools

Books

Faith-based schools

The Ambiguous Embrace: Government and Faith-Based Schools and Social Agencies, by Charles Leslie Glenn

Books

Separate and unequal

Jonathan Kozol has made a career of documenting in book after heartbreaking book what poor children of color are asked to endure in school.
Books

Textbook case

Public schools have been a primary battleground between the despisers and defenders of religion. The forces of secularity have pounded steadily forward on the prayer front, pushing into a tiny meditative corner those who want schools to reflect and teach spiritual, and even specifically Christian, values.