Countering the harmful effects of racial and economic segregation and maintaining diversity in schools in gentrifying neighborhoods have become urgent matters. Across the city, groups of parents (and even students) have organized around the issue, sometimes with support from elected officials and nonprofit organizations. As the voice of all parents in the school community, PA/PTAs must be mindful of the diversity within their schools and find ways to include and be responsive to the interests and needs of all families. The resources below might be helpful to your PA/PTA in this area.