Schools and Educational Outcomes: What Causes the "Race Gap" in Student Test Scores?
AbstractAfrican-American and Hispanic students often have lower test scores than white students at all levels of education. In this article, we examine whether school factors impact racial groups differentially, helping reduce the test score gaps, and whether school policies benefit one racial group at the expense of another. Copyright (c) 2003 by the Southwestern Social Science Association.
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Volume (Year): 84 (2003)
Issue (Month): 3 ()
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- Leanna Stiefel & Amy Ellen Schwartz & Ingrid Gould Ellen, 2007. "Disentangling the racial test score gap: Probing the evidence in a large urban school district," Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(1), pages 7-30.
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