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“Diploma Divide”

Posted By Lucy Hood On December 26, 2012 @ 12:44 pm In Uncategorized | Comments Disabled

While educational attainment is improving for all subgroups, the gap between rich and poor is getting larger. As Jason DeParle reports in this excellent NYTimes piece, “education, a force meant to erode class barriers, appears to be fortifying them.” Diploma Divide [1]






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[1] Diploma Divide: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/education/poor-students-struggle-as-class-plays-a-greater-role-in-success.html?pagewanted=all&_r=0

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