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...ercent of participants graduated, versus 45 percent in the control group), were more likely to be employed at age forty (76 percent versus 62 percent), had higher incomes, were more likely to own homes and cars, were less likely to go to jail or deal drugs, had longer-lasting marriages, and were less likely to bear children out of wedlock.” (Greene) Although the articles have differences, they contain a major similarity because they are about school reform and they both conclude with the idea that school reform is important. It is clear that education in many ways, is the solution to some of America’s problems. These articles are comparable to my previous public high school experience because I got a sense of the public school system that is not where is should be. The need of school reform is obvious, especially after having a first hand experience by attending one.
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