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The Economic Price Tag of Racial Inequality

The Economic Price Tag of Racial Inequality

A new study by the Center for American Progress estimates that if educational gaps were closed and incomes rose to coincide with the educational gains, the gross domestic product would grow by $2.3 trillion by the year 2050.

New Report Examines Ways to Increase Retention of Black and Other Minority Teachers

New Report Examines Ways to Increase Retention of Black and Other Minority Teachers

The Center for American Progress has released a new study documenting the importance of efforts to retain Black and other minority teachers in our nation’s public schools. The report also lists recommendations on what can be done to increase retention rates.