Thirteen Economic Facts About Social Mobility and The Role of Education

The Hamilton Project has released this short, readable, but data-packed report  on growing income  and wealth inequalities and growing achievement gaps between low and high income children.

They cannot provide data that more high-wage jobs would be created to employ the newly educated should we find the political will to close those educational gaps, but reports like this are a good way to broaden understanding of how growing inequalities are ending the American Dream of opportunity for all through success in school.

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