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Closing the Teach For America Blogging Gap
Jun 26 2009

Overheard in Adams Morgan…

“How much do you reckon we widen the [achievement] gap in our first month?”

Corps member, while pondering, over a beer, the temporal dimension of our quest to help eliminate the achievement gap.

Well, let’s see.  As things currently stand, I can say, with confidence, that if I stepped into a classroom today, I would be helping to widen the achievement gap.  Let’s hope that my self-assessment changes over the coming weeks (or maybe days?).

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