Closing the Opportunity Gap
What America Must Do to Give Every Child an Even Chance
Closing the Opportunity Gap brings together top experts who offer evidence-based essays that paint a powerful picture of denied opportunities. They also describe sensible, research-based policy approaches to enhance opportunities.
Our authors and experts put together this list of policies to help policy makers and their staffs get started on closing the Opportunity Gap.
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On the 30th Anniversary of the Report “A Nation at Risk” New Book and Campaign on Closing the Opportunity Gap Announced in Remarks to the National Press Club (4/25)
Here are several examples of how communities around the country are making progress closing the Opportunity Gap.
Access more information about “Opportunity Gap: What America Must Do to Give Every Child an Even Chance” published by Oxford University Press here.
Appleseed asks parents, educators and school board members to take action to make schools more equitable across the nation.
Arc is an after school and experiential education provider in southern California. We create transformational learning opportunities that empower youth to realize their full potential.
Animated short about SMASH Academy and its ability to close the opportunity gap through STEM education.
Schools for Equity in Education (SEE) video explaining the opportunity gap in Minnesota's public education funding system.
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