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Shrinking the Education Gap Would Boost the Economy, Study Says

| February 10, 2015
Shrinking the Education Gap Would Boost the Economy, Study Says

February 03, 2015 • By Kevin McSpadden — Time.com A modest improvement in the lowest test scores could see GDP rise by $2.5 trillion by 2050. Narrowing the education gap between America’s poor and wealthy schoolchildren could accelerate the economy and significantly increase government revenues, according to a new study. An improvement in the educational […]

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Every Child Deserves a Fair Chance

| January 10, 2015
Every Child Deserves a Fair Chance

For many, the start of a new year is a chance to turn over a new leaf and take a hard look at the gap between who we say want and need to be and who we are. As a nation it’s time to close our hypocrisy gap in the treatment of our children and […]

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