June 1 2017

CALmatters – Data Exclusive: 75 Percent of Black California Boys Don’t Meet State Reading Standards

…But the reading data is sobering. As early as fourth grade, for example, nearly 80 percent of black boys failed to meet state reading standards. Of all ethnic groups for which the state collects data, black boys trailed black girls by the widest margin…

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