Center on Education Policy http://www.kplu.org en State needs more than a century to close achievement gap http://www.kplu.org/post/state-needs-more-century-close-achievement-gap <p>Washington is finally making progress on closing the achievement gap between different groups of students, but researchers say it’s not all good news.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.cep-dc.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=document_ext.showDocumentByID&amp;nodeID=1&amp;DocumentID=317">A new report</a> found that the gains mean some students will still lag behind for more than a century.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 15 Dec 2010 16:02:47 +0000 Charla Bear 366 at http://www.kplu.org State needs more than a century to close achievement gap