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Document Number: 3192

At Home and in School: Racial and Ethnic Gaps in Educational Preparedness - This brief looks at conditions from early childhood through high school that contribute to or indicate educational achievement, focusing in particular on differences across racial/ethnic groups. The report finds that by almost every indicator, Hispanic and black children are at a disadvantage when compared to white and Asian children. Even though the data here is specific to California, it does have implications for other state policies. (Jennifer Y. Cheng, California Counts, vol. 3, no. 2, Public Policy Institute of California, November 2001)...


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