Educational Achievement and Socio-economic Status

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Intelligence is distributed right across the socio-economic spectrum.[edit]

Achievement is not![edit]

Why not?

This is a huge social justice issue for the planet. I think we need to look at ways to support low socio-economic communities to have access to educational resources beyond the 'normal' educational hours.

Readings: Outliers - by Malcolm Gladwell The Spirit Level - by Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett

Quote from Dominion Post 2010 - Phil O'Reilley (CEO Business NZ) "If Maori and Pasifika fail in New Zealand, New Zealand fails!"

TimDC (talk)10:40, 1 September 2010