Editorial: Montgomery County has made little progress on its achievement gap

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Washington Post

Jan 16, 1:00 AM

Editorial: Montgomery County has made little progress on its achievement gap

THERE WAS a time, not so long ago, when Montgomery County was singled out for its efforts to shrink the achievement gap between black and Latino children and their white and Asian peers.“We are a tall tree in a short forest” was a favorite phrase of Jerry D. Weast, then the schools superintendent, noting progress as well as its relative enhancement by poor results elsewhere.

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