Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Class War Report of the Day: The Reproduction of Privilege - NYTimes.com

The Reproduction of Privilege - NYTimes.com: "“The income-achievement gap is now more than twice as large as the black-white achievement gap. Fifty years ago, in contrast, the black-white gap was twice as large as the income gap,” according to Sean Reardon, a professor of education and sociology at Stanford, writing in “The Widening Academic Achievement Gap between the Rich and the Poor: New Evidence and Possible Explanations:”"