English 001 A (Tenn): There Are No Children Here: Topic D

Problems with urban schools in low-income communities (if you can't find resources specifically on the late 80's/Chicago, see what you find that relates to the issues more broadly)

Example search terms:

inner cities

school funding


unequal school funding


low income

socioeconomic*  (If in the Library Catalog, type socioeconomic$ instead)

resource allocation

urban schools