Latest Achievement gap in the United States Stories

highly-educated women
2015-05-11 08:50:17

Women who have earned at least a master’s degree are less likely to forgo having a family than they were in the past, and are choosing to have more kids than their mothers and grandmothers, according to a new study from the Pew Research Center.

2015-04-29 00:21:25

But Hispanic students' scores up in U.S.

2015-04-23 08:28:22

Asbury Park School District partners with Scholastic to support a comprehensive, community-wide initiative to accelerate student success rates, starting with reading skills ASBURY PARK, N.J.,

2015-04-19 12:31:32

A recent study has demonstrated that physical differences in the brain are also observable, and made the link between brain anatomy, academic achievement, and family income.

2015-03-24 23:11:01

Adopts LENA Start™ Model to Improve the Home Language Environment for Children 0-30 Months Boulder, Colo.

2014-12-16 23:05:52

Applied Predictive Technologies (APT) and AppleTree Institute, a leading developer and provider of early childhood education in Washington, D.C., announced today the results of their recent data

2014-09-11 23:06:30

Art McCoy Brings Background of School Systems Change and Award-Winning Innovation Initiatives to Social Benefit Nonprofit Organization Irvine, Calif.

2014-08-27 23:08:27

October 3 is dedicated to helping Men of Color succeed in school and career through mentorship with a focus on education, eliminating unconscious bias in school, the workplace, and leadership

math and science dropouts
2014-08-03 05:04:50

US high schools are tightening up their graduation requirements in math and science, which sounds like it should be a good thing. A new study has found, however, that enforcing more rigorous academics drives some students to drop out.

2014-07-01 23:11:07

Partnership extends research-based professional development for whole-school improvement focused on needs of ELL students, promising to close achievement gap and improve learning for all students

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