Study: Black Students More Likely to Graduate if They Have One Black Teacher

Correlation between student outcome and teacher’s race. Study Link: Black Students More Likely to Graduate if They Have One Black Teacher If a low-income black student has just one black teacher in elementary school, that student is significantly more likely to graduate high school and consider attending college, a new John Hopkins University study has […]

Fact Sheet: Outcomes for Young, Black Men | Tavis Smiley Reports | PBS

Random PBS reported statistics on the Achievement Gap.  Though we did not verify, they do list their sources. Article: Fact Sheet: Outcomes for Young, Black Men | Tavis Smiley Reports | PBS – On average, African American twelfth-grade students read at the same level as white eighth-grade students. – The twelfth-grade reading scores of African […]