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Unformatted text preview: 1 of 7 Equity as a Barrier to Effective Education 2 of 7 Definitions of Equity in Education Equity of time or years Equity of resources Equity of results 3 of 7 Barriers to Equity in Education Lack of resources where need is greatest new teachers hardest assignments fewest resources - financial - human, poorest schools Lack of real time remediation 5 of 7 Barriers in Education (Cont.) premediation to avoid a remedial deficit frequent alternatives to annual accountability and promotion the "right" to bad education no external accountability prejudice and selfishness ignorance 6 of 7 Elements of equity funding equity staff equity organizational equity remediation homework 7 of 7 Elements of Equity (Cont.) access to school transport parent access curriculum equity facilities equity ...
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- Spring '08