EQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITY IS AN AMERICAN IDEAL.

Yet only two of 10 students from low-income families attend schools that have successfully closed the achievement gap.

The Education Equality Index is the first-ever national comparative tool to chart progress as each school, city, and state works to close its achievement gap.

In our first release, the Education Equality Index ranks our nation’s 100 largest cities on the pace of their progress – and lists schools with nonexistent or small achievement gaps in each city.

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