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Times editorial: Thumbs up for Pinellas effort to close achievement gap



This morning’s editorial in St. Petersburg Times:

Closing the achievement gap in Pinellas schools between black students and their peers is in everyone's interest. It will take considerably more effort and resources, but the problem is too urgent to ignore. Now a new agreement provides a chance for a renewed commitment to closing the gap, and the School Board should embrace it.

Read full editorial here.


[Last modified: Tuesday, May 25, 2010 10:28am]


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