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Whom must we treat equally for educational opportunity to be equal?

TitleWhom must we treat equally for educational opportunity to be equal?
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1988
AuthorsJencks, C
JournalEthics
Pagination518-533
ISBN Number0014-1704
Research Notes

This paper examines the meaning of equality of opportunity from the perspective of a teacher dividing her time and attention among students, considering whether any of the various conceptions of equality of opportunity provides us with satisfactory guidance and whether they contradict one another.

Short TitleWhom must we treat equally for educational opportunity to be equal?
Reading Category: 
Equality of Opportunity: An Introduction
The Concept of Equality of Opportunity
Groups and Individuals