The achievement gap in education refers to the different levels of academic performance of students from a variety of racial, ethnic and economic backgrounds. The lack of access to high-quality education in a child's early years has a deep and enduring impact on development and academic achievement.
NEW — At ETS, our goal is to advance quality and equity in education for all people and it's the cornerstone for the work that we do. The Supreme Court's ruling in Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin brings the question of equity in education front and center. We're happy to bring you a series of issue briefs to help colleges and universities respond to the Supreme Court's decision in Fisher v. University of Texas. And we invite you to learn more about this important topic on our Strengthening Campus Diversity Planning page.
ETS is deeply committed to closing the achievement gap through rigorous research that supports action, practical tools for real-life solutions, and the sharing of ideas, strategies and resources. Read more >