Archive for February, 2018

Every American school has talented students. It’s time to start acting like we believe that.

Posted on: February 1st, 2018 by New York Edge No Comments
Jonathan Plucker, Ph.D. February 01, 2018

Excellence gaps are among our country’s most serious problems. They widen inequality, rob students of their intellectual dignity, and cause serious cultural and economic damage due to lost talent. We need to build on this helpful report to conduct additional policy research on advanced education, use universal screening with local norms to close identification gaps, and attack the widespread bias that restricts access to high quality programming.

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