Committee Hopes to Bring Diversity to Battle Creek Math and Science Center

6:37 am
Mon March 10, 2014

Committee Hopes to Bring Diversity to Battle Creek Math and Science Center

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Officials say they will not lower standards for admission
Area school leaders are working to remove barriers to the Battle Creek Area Math & Science Center that might discourage students of color and poor students from enrolling. The leaders are examining potential testing bias, perceptions about the center among students and families, and area middle school programs that prepare students for the center, officials said.