Social Class and Cultural Capital: The Jackpot Effect in Test Score Performance

One can easily overhear in daily conversations discussions on some of the main topics of inequality of education that often filter into popular culture; why do some students get to go to the elite colleges?, if only had I gone to a boarding school I could have attended too, among some of the phrases we may hear. In this nation, we, as a community, do have a general understanding of inequality in education as far as access, affordability, and outcomes go. Yet rarely do we question specific causes that may cause, and often…