About this guide
This guide is for students in Ellen Walroth's WRC 1023 class researching the Achievement Gap.
This page provides links to the various resources available at the UTSA Libraries and beyond for your research assignment.
The Achievement Gap
Use the links below to find background information, books, articles and websites on the Achievement Gap.
First, use Gale Virtual Reference Library,a UTSA Libraries database where you can get background on the topic.
Use the following keywords: students and achievement and education
What are good keywords to use when researching the achievement gap? These may be helpful when mining the UTSA Libraries for sources.
Pay attention to the subject headings and descriptors in databases, too, because they will often lead you to the pots of gold.
|grade levels||academic achievement||socioeconomic|
|high schools||academic success||poverty|
|urban schools||graduation||foreign countries|
|specific countries||dropout||specific countries|
|Equality in Education||No Child Left Behind||minority studies|