TITLE

ACHIEVEMENT GAPS

AUTHOR(S)
MAXWELL, LESLI A.
PUB. DATE
December 2012
SOURCE
Education Week;12/12/2012, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a call for public spending on U.S. education and early childhood education by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in its December 2012 report "Finding Our Way Back to First: Reclaiming World Leadership by Educating All America's Children."
ACCESSION #
84371119

 

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