Study Finds NYC Opportunity Gap

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Apr 18, 12:00 AM

New Study Identifies 'Opportunity Gap' for Students

Educators have long studied the achievement gap, in which black and Hispanic pupils and low-income students of all races perform at much lower levels than their white, Asian and better-off peers.



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Apr 18, 12:08 PM:

Study discusses lack of opportunity for students in low income areas to attend high quality public schools. Article criticizes some methodology, uses other studies, data for clarification. Some data suggested in quotations is not provided, cited. 


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