Author Archives: Jack Dougherty

Housing Mobility App at the Fair Housing Association of Connecticut

Erin Boggs from the Connecticut Open Communities Alliance invited me to co-present at the 36th annual conference of the Fair Housing Association of Connecticut. Slides from Erin’s presentation:   See also links I shared during my presentation: CT OCA, Mobility … Continue reading

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Investigating Connecticut School Choice at the State, City, and School Levels

Research presentation and discussion Tuesday, April 7th, 2015 12:15 – 1:15pm (common hour) Hallden Hall, Grand Room 104, Trinity College Directions: see building #18 on the campus map, adjacent to McCook Hall Open to the public — Light lunch buffet for … Continue reading

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Introducing a new School Search Tool from Trinity College

The SmartChoices school search tool, which the Cities Suburbs & Schools Project at Trinity College ran from late 2008 to 2014, is no longer online. To replace SmartChoices, we created the School Search Tool template, a generic mobile-friendly interactive map with … Continue reading

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Insights on Schools & Choice: Mira Debs and Robert Cotto Jr.

Two new researchers have joined the Cities Suburbs & Schools Project at Trinity College to share their insights on education and housing through our new group blog. Both of my colleagues share a special focus on public school choice programs, … Continue reading

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Writing Hartford’s City-Suburban Past with ConnecticutHistory

ConnecticutHistory.org editor Clarissa Ceglio and I co-presented “Collaboratively Writing Hartford’s City-Suburban Past” at the Association for the Study of Connecticut History 2014 meeting. Our presentation explains and illustrates how Trinity students have developed and published essays on educational and housing inequalities … Continue reading

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