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Author(s):Southern Education Foundation
Title:Miles to go: Louisiana
Source:http://www.sefatl.org/pdf/La MTG Report-Final.pdf
Short Description:"This report uses data and statistics that document the reality of education in Louisiana before Hurricane Katrina occurred with its devastating toll on all in its path."
Annotation:"This report uses data and statistics that document the reality of education in Louisiana before Hurricane Katrina occurred with its devastating toll on all in its path. Although the report is largely focused on Louisiana education before the storm, its content remains relevant and important."
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Achievement Gap
African Americans
Educational Attainment/College Degree Completion
High School
High School Dropouts
High School Graduation
Low-Income Students
Preparation/College Readiness
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