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, Nicole Kim, Julianne Monroe
Knowledge Is Power ProgramKids are chosen by a lotteryWorld-renowned for mathematics“SSLANT”Average school day- 7:25 AM to 5:00 PM plus Saturdays80% of graduates will go to collegeSlide3Slide4
Marita from Bronx
Average school dayWake up at 5:45 AMGets home at 5:30 PMDoes homework for 3-4 hoursSleeps at 11:15 PM“KIPP promises that it will take kids like her who are stuck in poverty and give them a chance to get her out.”
“All my friends now are from KIPP
The Effect of Cultural Legacies On Education
Summer vacation in America Vs. Asia-
US- 180 days
South Korea- 220 days
Japan- 243 days
Low-income students will fall behind compared to affluent students
Wealthy students can:
work. The only problem with school, for the kids who aren’t achieving, is that there isn’t enough of it.”Slide7
What is special about the KIPP program?
What is the significance of summer vacation?
Why do Asian schools have a longer school year?
Do you think where you live and your background can affects your chances of being successful?Slide8
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refers to “Rice Paddies
Math Tests” and “The Ethnic Theory of Plane Crashes”
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pportunities to work hard to be successful like sports, clubs, etc.
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Can’t be successful unless you work hard and take different opportunities no matter what your background is
You don’t have to be wealthy, extremely smart, or go to a prestigious school to be successfulSlide9