Working to Close the Math Gap Between Rich and Poor

July 20, 2017 12:59 AM
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The achievement gap is defined as the persistently low scores disadvantaged children get on tests when compared to their middle and upper class peers. It has economic and racial components, and educators have been battling to solve the problem for decades. Some research done with low-income kids in India is providing some clues that may help close the gap. VOA's Kevin Enochs reports.