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The gap between rich and poor schools grew 44 percent over a decade

from The Hechinger Report (commentary)

Jill Barshay, a contributor for The Hechinger Report, writes: "The growing gap between rich and poor is affecting many aspects of life in the United States, from health to work to home life. Now the one place that's supposed to give Americans an equal chance at life — the schoolhouse — is becoming increasingly unequal as well. I've already documented the startling increase since 2000 in the number of extremely poor schools, where three-fourths of the students or more are poor enough to qualify for free or discounted meals, and I've noted the general increase in poverty in all schools here." more

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