We’re driven to close the opportunity gap
The achievement gap among children in our society is growing, and the educational approach so far isn’t the solution—it’s part of the problem. So University of Minnesota researchers are changing the conversation from one of achievement to one of opportunity. We’re improving all aspects of child development to close the opportunity gap.
See how University of Minnesota researchers are tackling the opportunity gap from every angle
Megan Gunnar is promoting healthy development for all children Learn more
Philip Zelazo is tracking and improving children’s readiness for kindergarten Learn more
Jed Elison is detecting autism earlier to give kids a better chance to succeed Learn more
Michael Rodriguez is helping education fit each child’s needs Learn more