Author: Stiefel, Leanna, & Schwartz, Amy Ellen

Title: Disentangling the Racial Test Score Gap: Probing the Evidence in a Large Urban School District

University Affiliation: NYU

Email: Leanna.stiefel@nyu.edu

Research Question: They examine the distribution of the gap in test scores across races within New York City public schools and the factors that explain these group.

Published: Yes

Journal Name or Institutional Affiliation: Journal of Policy Analysis and Management

Journal Entry: Vol. 26 No. 1 pp. 7-30

Year: 2006

Findings:

Scholarship Type Journal Article Empirical Research

Keywords: Academic Achievement, Achievement Gap, Racial Composition, Urban Schools

Regions North

Methodologies: Quantitative

Research Designs: Secondary Data

Method of Analysis: Multilevel Models

Sampling Frame: 5th and 8th graders

Sample Types: Nonrandom

Unit of Analysis: School, Student

Data Types: Quantitative-Cross Sectional

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