Mind the Gaps: How College Readiness Narrows Achievement Gaps in College Success

This report “looks at the steps that can be taken to improve college and career readiness and success among underserved populations.” It concludes that  “by making sure that all students become ready for college and career—in particular, by ensuring that high school core course offerings are rigorous and that all students are given the opportunity to take additional, higher level coursework beyond core in mathematics and science—some of our country’s seemingly most intransigent social disparities can be reduced.”