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Study Finds Relationship between Racial Discipline Disparities 
and Academic Achievement Gaps in U.S. Schools
An increase in either the discipline gap or the academic achievement gap between black and white students in the United States predicts a jump in the other, according to a new study published in AERA Open. Read more
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Black-White Achievement Gaps Go Hand in Hand With Discipline Disparities
Education Week, October 16, 2019

Study: Black-white discipline gap predicts achievement disparities
Education Dive, October 16, 2019


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Prudence Carter to Give Brown Lecture on October 24 — Register Now
September 2019

Prudence L. Carter, a renowned scholar, award-winning author, and national expert on youth identity and race, urban poverty, and opportunity gaps in education, will give the 2019 Brown Lecture in Education Research on October 24 at 6 p.m. ET at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. Read more

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