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Resources: The Excellence Gap

August 27, 2018
BrainStorm Tutoring blog photo - the excellence gap in the USA

Schools in the United Stated are thinking of ways to get more students from diverse backgrounds to perform at elite levels.

Research shows that students from disadvantaged backgrounds tend to score lower on standardized tests than their peers. By relying less on these tests, educators are hoping to widen access to advanced learning programs. The University of Chicago has even recently stopped requiring SAT or ACT scores for admission.

Read the article from the New York Times now!


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