Urban League http://www.kplu.org en Urban League says it did nothing wrong http://www.kplu.org/post/urban-league-says-it-did-nothing-wrong <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-955532.mp3</p><p>The Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle, which received $595,000 from Seattle Public Schools, insists taxpayers got their money&#39;s worth despite a state audit report calling the payments of questionable value. Wed, 02 Mar 2011 23:32:43 +0000 Paula Wissel 916 at http://www.kplu.org African Americans most affected by low-performing schools http://www.kplu.org/post/african-americans-most-affected-low-performing-schools <P>African American kids are more likely than any other students to start their educations in Seattle’s worst public schools.&nbsp; That’s according to a <A href="http://www.crpe.org/cs/crpe/view/csr_pubs/375">new report from University of Washington researchers</A>.&nbsp; Community groups and school district administrators say it means schools are disproportionately failing kids who already face big hurdles to education.&nbsp; Mon, 06 Dec 2010 14:36:00 +0000 Charla Bear 285 at http://www.kplu.org African Americans most affected by low-performing schools