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Natalie Wexler

Natalie Wexler is an educational journalist who is a senior contributor to and whose work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, and other publications. She is the author of The Knowledge Gap: The Hidden Cause of America’s Broken Education System–And How to Fix It (Avery 2019). The book focuses on the lack of content in the elementary curriculum and its connection to what is commonly known as the achievement gap–the gap in test scores between affluent and low-income students.