Report: Race-based disparity in graduation rates noted at bowl-bound colleges

12/10/2013 | San Francisco Chronicle (free content)

Colleges and universities sending football teams to bowl games this year have a wide disparity in graduation rates among white and black players, according to a report released Monday by The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport at the University of Central Florida. Just 37% of the schools in bowl games graduated 66% percent or more of African-American players, while 99% percent of those same schools had a white graduation rate of at least 66%, the report found.

View Full Article in:

San Francisco Chronicle (free content)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Vice Principal of Academics
Presentation High School
San Jose, CA
Principal
Tapestry Public Charter School
Atlanta, GA
Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Educational Leadership
Ball State University
Muncie, IN
Principal
DC Public Schools
Washington DC, DC
Teachers
Bend International School
Bend, OR