“Educational inequality is driven by the compounding privileges of the most advantaged residents.” on yet another study showing that the social ills associated w/ poverty are perpetuated by the Haves rather than the Have Nots
I've always believed this. Did other people believe otherwise? Unpacking the Power of Privileged Neighborhoods
See also a great write-up in
Great to see valuable work by friend and insightful sociologist Junia Howell written up by insightful reporter Unpacking the Power of Privileged Neighborhoods
Unpacking the Power of Privileged Neighborhoods
“[Howell] found that advantaged neighborhoods mattered much more for their residents—the boost [in educational attainment] they provided was much stronger than the negative effect distressed neighborhoods had on their residents.”