Wed, Nov 14, 2007 -- 10:00 AM
Live from Sacramento - Achievement GapDownload audio (MP3)
California's African-American and Latino students continue to score lower than their white and Asian counterparts on standardized tests. In a special live broadcast from our Sacramento studios, we look at new efforts to close this achievement gap.
Host: Michael Krasny
- Glenn Singleton, executive director of the Pacific Educational Group
- Jack O'Connell, superintendent of public instruction for the State of California and organizer of the two-day Achievement Gap Summit being held this week at the Sacramento Convention Center
- Jeannie Oakes, director of UCLA's Institute for Democracy, Education and Access