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Dayton Establishes Office for Males of Color

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For far too long, African American males have landed on the wrong side of a widening achievement gap in urban schools across the nation. Dayton Public Schools is joining a handful of urban districts from New York to California in re-addressing an array of challenges that contribute to the disproportionate rate at which black male students are suspended or expelled, drop out of high school, are chronically absent, or lag behind other groups academically.  

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