EDUCATION TRENDS

What is Trending in Education

robin_integrated_schools.jpgOver a year ago, data was published [i] showing the statistics fully about college and beyond and how 16% of Blacks drop out of High School compared to 8% Caucasians)-so that fewer Blacks are college eligible to begin with.  The statistic of being behind in terms of years it takes to complete whatever level of education also snowballs to equaling more time in school and more time to build up debt.  Also Blacks go to schools which have tiny endowments compared to non-Black colleges and universities.  Due to this unequal education “landscape” the unemployment rates also become much higher for Blacks.  And what of racial discrimination in hiring?

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Topics: education trends, Well-being