Articles related to: Achievement Gap
By Macy L. Freeman and Lauren McEwen
Special to the NNPA from the Afro- American Newspaper
New findings show that several factors have widened the achievement gap for students of color in the United States.
“Our work is all geared toward ensuring that the achievement gap closes, but without more information about where it exists, where opportunity is provided, how resources are being distributed, getting to our common goal is all the more difficult,” said Russlynn Ali, assistant secretary for Civil Rights during a March 6 press conference in Founders Library on …