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Disparities in American Education

A closer look at the injustices that occur in the American educational system

Adam Pease

on 1 March 2013

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Transcript of Disparities in American Education

Disparities in
American Education Change
"Melting Pot"
One size fits all? http://www.polleverywhere.com/multiple_choice_polls/LTE3MjY1NzA1OTU Sources Cited
Barkow, Dana, PhD, and Michelle Cooper. "The MetLife Survey of The American Teacher: Past Present and Future." MetLife. MetLife, Inc, Oct. 2008. Web. 6 Feb. 2013.
Cain, Susan. “The Power of Introverts.” TED: Ideas Worth Spreading. TED Conferences, LLC,
Mar. 2012. Web. 12 Feb. 2013.
Dillon, Sam. "Large Urban-Suburban Gap Seen in Graduation Rates." The New York Times. The
New York Times, 22 Apr. 2009. Web. 06 Feb. 2013.
Dillon, Sam. "Report: Districts Pay Less in Poor Schools." The New York Times. The New York
Times, 01 Dec. 2011. Web. 10 Feb. 2013.
Kirp, David L. "The Secret To Fixing Bad Schools." The New York Times. The New York
Times, 9 Feb. 2013. Web. 12 Feb. 2013.
Leadbeater, Charles. "Education Innovation in the Slums." TED: Ideas worth Spreading. TED
Conferences, LLC, Apr. 2010. Web. 7 Feb. 2013.
Lewin, Tamar. "Education Site Expands Slate Of Universities And Courses." The New York
Times. The New York Times, 19 Sept. 2012. Web. 6 Feb. 2013. INTRODUCTION WE CAN FIX IT
"Nationwide, there’s no reason school districts—big or small; predominantly white, Latino or black—cannot construct a system that, like the schools of Union City, bends the arc of children’s lives."
-David Kirp, "The Secret to Fixing Bad Schools" Refutation: New Opportunities
1.35 million online students
MOOCs (massive open online courses) The Urban-Suburban Problem
MetLife Survey
Disparity http://www.ted.com/talks/susan_cain_the_power_of_introverts.html http://www.ted.com/talks/charles_leadbeater_on_education.html CONCLUSION
"Education Redefined"
Diverse body
Education for all Adam Pease
Mr. Fisher
AP English Lang/Comp
01 March 2013 Not only Urban-Suburban gap but also Personality Differences Looking forward: Pull not Push
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