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October 15, 2020

Federal Civil Rights Data Finds Rise in Reported Sexual Assaults

The finding comes from the Civil Rights Data Collection, a comprehensive look at academic and disciplinary practices in schools nationwide.

October 07, 2020

Keeping Dual Credit Programs From Widening Gaps They're Meant to Close

Nationwide, 12 percent of white students take dual-credit courses in high school, compared to only 8 percent of Hispanic students and 7 percent of Black students, according to a new report by the Aspen Institute and Columbia University's Community College Research Center.

July 10, 2020

Lost Learning Time Compounds Over Summers. Students Are Taking an Extra Hit Right Now

More than half of students consistently experience summer learning loss throughout their primary grades, finds a national study, with compounding summer deficits leaching away nearly 40 percent of students' yearly progress.

June 11, 2020

In 8th Grade, Separate Algebra is Unequal Algebra for Black Students

Teachers cover significantly less algebra or advanced content in algebra classes in schools with mostly black students than schools with mostly white or Latino students.

June 03, 2020

How We Talk About the Achievement Gap Could Worsen Public Racial Biases Against Black Students

The way education media and policymakers frame education debates can have longer-term effects on how the public thinks about students, and which policies they are likely to support to improve students' learning.

December 13, 2019

In Math, Teachers' Unconscious Biases May Be More Subtle Than You Think

Racial and gender stereotypes may color teachers' perceptions of students' math abilities, even when they rate students' performance equally, finds a new study in the journal Educational Researcher.

September 24, 2019

Neighborhood Poverty Deepens in 10 States, and Children of Color Bear the Brunt

More than 1 in 4 black and Native American students live in deeply impoverished communities, finds a new analysis by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, adding stress to schools serving them.

July 12, 2019

Students Move Further Down School-to-Prison Pipeline With Every School Suspension

Being suspended from school can be a "turning point" for students, significantly increasing the odds that they will commit crimes as adults, according to a study in the journal Justice Quarterly.

June 18, 2019

National Academies: Measuring Equity Can Inform School Accountability

When education leaders look for "other indicators" of school quality, a national panel argues tracking equity could provide a clearer picture for school improvement.

June 10, 2019

How Does Summer Learning Really Affect Students' Academic Achievement?

A new analysis questions landmark studies on summer learning loss and its effects on school achievement gaps.

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