The Black-White Achievement Gap: When Progress Stopped
- Barton, Paul E.; Coley, Richard J.
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- ETS Policy Information Center Report
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- Academic Achievement Achievement Gap National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Race Socioeconomic Status (SES)
The report traces the Black-White educational achievement and attainment gaps back to the early 20th century and presents a variety of data in an effort to understand why the gaps stopped closing over the last several decades.