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Home News Extracurriculars Are More Than Nice-To-Have: They’re Essential

Extracurriculars Are More Than Nice-To-Have: They’re Essential

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Story Source: EdSurge ~ Go to Original Article

Among many seemingly intractable problems in education, there’s one wide learning gap between the haves and have-nots that we know how to close: the extracurricular gap.

Here’s the problem: Low-income and minority students are at a structural disadvantage when it comes to accessing out-of-school opportunities. Children from low-income families are three times less likely to participate in after-school programs. .……