Can excellence gap in US education be closed?

Harold Levy, executive director of the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, discusses his foundation’s goal to close the “excellence gap” in grades K-12 through scholarships and grants for innovative initiatives that support high-performing, low-income students.

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Lost Opportunity

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is working to address how we can better support and advocate for high-achieving, low-income students and close the widening Excellence Gap, the disparity in the percent of lower-income versus higher-income students who reach advanced levels of academic performance.

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