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The Resource The Black-White achievement gap : why closing it is the greatest civil rights issue of our time, Rod Paige, Elaine Witty

The Black-White achievement gap : why closing it is the greatest civil rights issue of our time, Rod Paige, Elaine Witty

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The Black-White achievement gap : why closing it is the greatest civil rights issue of our time
Title
The Black-White achievement gap
Title remainder
why closing it is the greatest civil rights issue of our time
Statement of responsibility
Rod Paige, Elaine Witty
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the history, causes, and consequences of the achievement gap between black and white students in the United States
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349776
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DLC
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Paige, Rod
Dewey number
379.2/60973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC205
LC item number
.P35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Witty, Elaine P
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True
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  • Education
  • Academic achievement
  • Educational equalization
Target audience
adult
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why closing it is the greatest civil rights issue of our time
Label
The Black-White achievement gap : why closing it is the greatest civil rights issue of our time, Rod Paige, Elaine Witty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-204) and index
Contents
The greatest civil rights challenge of our time -- The facts of the matter -- "Okay, we have a Black-white achievement gap. So what?" -- In search of explanations -- The origins of the problem -- Yes, we can close the achievement gap -- What's leadership got to do with it? -- Today's shortage of authentic African American leaders -- Eliminating the achievement gap : what authentic African American leaders must do -- The way forward : a call the service -- Appendix A. Sources for quality information on the Black-white achievement gap -- Appendix B. Suggested reading list on African American leadership
Control code
ocn290436802
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 210 p.
Isbn
9780814415191
Lccn
2009026386
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)290436802
Label
The Black-White achievement gap : why closing it is the greatest civil rights issue of our time, Rod Paige, Elaine Witty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-204) and index
Contents
The greatest civil rights challenge of our time -- The facts of the matter -- "Okay, we have a Black-white achievement gap. So what?" -- In search of explanations -- The origins of the problem -- Yes, we can close the achievement gap -- What's leadership got to do with it? -- Today's shortage of authentic African American leaders -- Eliminating the achievement gap : what authentic African American leaders must do -- The way forward : a call the service -- Appendix A. Sources for quality information on the Black-white achievement gap -- Appendix B. Suggested reading list on African American leadership
Control code
ocn290436802
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 210 p.
Isbn
9780814415191
Lccn
2009026386
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)290436802

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