May 2013 . Volume 70. Number 8
Faces of Poverty EL
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10 The Widening Income
Sean F. Reardon
Which policies will reduce the growing
inequality in education outcomes?
18 The American Dream:
Susan B. Neuman
A contrasting picture of poverty and privilege
plays out in two neighborhoods.
24 How Poverty Affects
Seven approaches to consider for those who
struggle with engagement in school.
32 How Preschool
Cynthia E. Lamy
Effective preschools have tremendous benefits
for students, families, and schools.
38 Boosting Achievement
by Pursuing Diversity
Low-income students in mixed-income schools
outperform their counterparts in high-poverty
44 The Diversity Dilemma
Michael J. Petrilli
How can we meet the varied preferences
of parent groups and give all kids
the education they need?
50 Why Our Schools
Accumulating evidence affirms the need
for school integration.