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The Privileged Poor

How Elite Colleges Are Failing Disadvantaged Students

Anthony Abraham Jack

Getting in is only half the battle. The Privileged Poor reveals how--and why--disadvantaged students struggle at elite colleges, and explains what schools can do differently if these students are to thrive.The Ivy League looks different than it used to. College presidents and deans of admission have opened their doors--and their coffers--to support...
Publish Date
2019
February 28
Goodreads rating
4.26
ISBN
9780674976894
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
@saragoldrickrab @tony_jack But I specifically raise that because I think Tony’s book is great but it’s not oriented around that either and that’s what you point to.      source
Mar 30, 2019
@lucillia_dawn @RodneyA_May @tony_jack If you read Tony’s book, you’ll learn about how those “choices” aren’t exactly choices...this is why I recommended it.      source