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Document Number: 11390

The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2013: Linguistically Diverse Students - Looking at the 2013 career-and-college readiness status of linguistically diverse high school students, ACT found 45 percent did not meet any of ACT's benchmarks. That's compared to 31 percent of all high school graduates. Results point to the need for special attention, including out-of-school support on Saturdays, during summer and after school. Communities are encouraged to take advantage of federally funded programs like TRIO and GEAR UP and districts are urged to track these students with longitudinal data systems. (ACT, August 2014)...


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