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Published in Print: March 15, 2000, as Views Over the Gap

Views Over the Gap

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"When I see those gaps, my heart goes out to the kids. They are our future. I wonder what's going wrong."
—Demetra Skinner, Teacher, Hambrick Middle School, Aldine, Texas

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"There is a national interest in closing the achievement gap. ... Our collective self-interest is at stake."
—Raul Yzaguirre, President, National Council of La Raza

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"Black kids get twice as many of our worst teachers."
—Kati Haycock, Executive Director, The Education Trust

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Vol. 19, Issue 27, Pages 19-20

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