achievement gap http://ripr.org en New Study Highlights Latino Achievement Gap http://ripr.org/post/new-study-highlights-latino-achievement-gap <p></p><p>As thousands of students return to school this week, the Latino Policy Institute at Roger Williams University is raising concerns about how Rhode Island serves Latino students.</p><p>The institute has put out a new study that finds the state’s Latino students are two to three grades behind their white peers in Mathematics. The report also says Rhode Island is in the bottom 10 states around the country when it comes to the overall gap between Latino and white student performance.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 12:52:41 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 20690 at http://ripr.org New Study Highlights Latino Achievement Gap