Expanding Underrepresented Minorities in STEM (US National Academies Press)

Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation highlights the challenges America (USA) faces in ensuring that all students, especially minorities, receive high-quality math and science education, pre-K through graduate education. The report also gives guidance to policy makers on closing the achievement gap, reducing attrition for undergraduate STEM majors, and increasing financial and academic support. To remain globally competitive, the nation will need to increase substantially the number of Americans from diverse backgrounds who excel in STEM fields at all levels.” – Dr. Freeman Hrabowski, Committee Chair

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