TITLE

Algebra I for EVERYONE

AUTHOR(S)
Pascopella, Angela
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Curriculum Administrator;Apr2000, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a research-based education reform initiative aimed at closing the gap between minority and non-minority students in college enrollment in the United States. Brainchild of the New York City-based College Board; Program called Equity 2000; Elimination of low-level dead-end classes; Key components of the program; Enhancement of students' self-esteem.
ACCESSION #
3012122

 

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