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AACE Calls for Nationwide Support to Defeat Racist R-88 in Washington State

For Immediate Release September 21, 2019 After months of relentless campaigning, Washington-based Let People Vote (LPV) successfully reversed the legislative passage of Initiative 1000 (I-1000), an unconstitutional and illegal measure that would restore Washington’s divisive, race-based affirmative action policies. As a result, Referendum Measure 88 (R-88) will appear in the state’s November ballot as a successor to I-1000,… Read More »

Fundraising for AACE

For Immediate Release September 11, 2019 Livingston, New Jersey: First, we would like to inform you that the Asian American Coalition for Education (AACE) has been consistently making history in our fight against anti-Asian discrimination in college admissions and K-12 education. Over the last 12 months, the AACE has proudly achieved the following accomplishments: We joined a lawsuit against… Read More »

AACE 2019 Essay Contest Announcement: “My American Dream ─ Equal Education Rights”

For Immediate Release September 6, 2019 Livingston, New Jersey: The Asian American Coalition for Education (AACE) is pleased to announce our 2019 Essay Contest on the topic of “My American Dream ─ Equal Education Rights”. We encourage all fellow Asian Americans to participate in this competition to: Share your personal stories on how implicit racial quotas, racial stereotypes… Read More »

AACE Condemns New York City’s “Desegregation” Plan to Eliminate Gifted Programs and Academic Selection

For Immediate Release August 29, 2019 Livingston, New Jersey: On August 26, 2019, the School Diversity Advisory Group, an expert panel commissioned by the New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, announced a drastic proposal to phase out gifted programs in most of the city’s public schools and to abolish admissions screening based on standardized tests. The Asian American Coalition for Education… Read More »

AACE Welcomes the College Board’s Decision to Abolish Its “Adversity Score” Plans and Opposes the Universal Application of its “Landscape” System

For Immediate Release August 28, 2019 Livingston, New Jersey: The Asian American Coalition for Education (AACE) welcomes the College Board’s decision of rolling back its previous plans for the Environmental Context Dashboard, as a responsible acknowledgement of legitimate concerns from the Asian-American community. This new development demonstrates its willingness to accommodate stakeholder input from our community. In an… Read More »