"The strength of the book is in how a school board, superintendent, and determined staff, including teachers, tackled a thorny and wicked problem and slowly built an infrastructure that permitted the entire Arlington Public Schools staff to deal openly with issues usually left untouched--that of the relationship between race and the achievement gap." --Larry Cuban
Gaining on the gap : changing hearts, minds, and practice. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Education; 2011.