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ERIC Number: EJ606017
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2984
Human Diversity and Academic Excellence: Learning from Experience.
Griffin, Judith Berry
Journal of Negro Education, v68 n1 p72-79 Win 1999
A Better Chance helps send youth of color to independent boarding schools. Many participants are from impoverished families. Each year, nearly all A Better Chance graduating seniors immediately enter college, with 88 percent entering very competitive colleges. Describes the application, assessment, and acceptance processes that these students undergo when pursuing their educational goals, providing anecdotal vignettes describing successful scholars. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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