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Closing the Opportunity Gap: What America Must Do to Give Every Child an Even Chance

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While the achievement gap has dominated policy discussions over the past two decades, relatively little attention has been paid to a gap even more at odds with American ideals: the opportunity gap. Opportunity and achievement, while inextricably connected, are very different goals. Every American will not go to college, but every American should be given a fair chance to b ...more
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published May 28th 2013 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published January 1st 2013)
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