Sparks, S.D. (2020, February 12). In Many Districts, a Child’s Academic Trajectory is Set by 3rd Grade. Retrieved March 9, 2020.

America’s schools are intended to be an equalizer, a way to launch students from low-income families up the economic and social ladder. But a new study finds that in most school districts, a child’s academic mobility is just as tied to where he lives as his economic and social mobility.

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