Bluegrass Institute report reveals racial academic gap

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by Claudia Coffey

WHAS11.com

Posted on June 18, 2012 at 5:36 PM

Updated Monday, Jun 18 at 5:41 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A new report from the Bluegrass Institute is shedding light on the growing racial academic gap among students in Jefferson County Public Schools.

The Bluegrass Institute, a conservative non-profit think tank, says their latest report is proof and reason enough to renew a push for charter schools in Kentucky.  The report reveals that there is a growing academic gap in African American students and Caucasian students in Jefferson County Public Schools.

Claudia Coffey has the story, click on the video player above to watch.
 

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