Economic competitiveness – for an individual, community, company, state or society – is built upon knowledge. Educational institutions and systems, therefore, are the bedrock of our economic success.
Diversity, stemming from historical and current immigration, challenges many institutions. While equal individual outcomes cannot be assured, equal access to opportunities can and must be.
The Business Council’s resource guide, “Achievement Gaps in Our Schools: Realities and Remedies,” is intended to orient business leaders seeking to close the gaps.