Majorities Support Racial Education in U.S. Schools

Written by on March 18, 2024

Story Highlights

  • 76% believe current impacts of racism should be included in curricula
  • 81% of Americans think historical impacts of racism should be taught
  • 86% say Black Americans’ contributions to society should be taught

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Amid discussions across the U.S. about the inclusion of race and racism in K-12 curricula, broad majorities of Americans think the current impacts of racism and race-related history topics should be taught in U.S. schools.

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