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Table 6 Correlations among all third grade predictors

From: Socioeconomic gaps in science achievement

  White Black Hispa. Asian Other race No English Female Age Income Mary Below HS High school Some college Bache Graduate Town Sub urban Small urban Large urban Catholic Other religion Other Priv. Opp-in-home Opp-out-home Years teaching Train teach Science time Previous Math
Black − 0.46                            
Hispanic − 0.57 − 0.11                           
Asian − 0.31 − 0.06 − 0.08                          
Other races − 0.34 − 0.07 − 0.08 − 0.05                         
NoEnHome − 0.41 − 0.09 0.46 0.27 − 0.02                        
Female 0.02 − 0.01 − 0.01 − 0.02 − 0.02 − 0.01                       
Age 0.09 − 0.03 −0.04 − 0.07 − 0.03 − 0.06 0.09                      
Income 0.32 − 0.30 − 0.17 0.05 − 0.05 − 0.16 0.03 − 0.04                     
Married 0.21 − 0.30 − 0.03 0.05 − 0.05 0.01 0.03 0.00 0.46                    
Below HS − 0.22 0.09 0.22 0.00 0.00 0.24 0.02 − 0.01 − 0.32 − 0.16                   
HighSch − 0.07 0.09 0.03 − 0.04 0.01 0.00 0.01 0.01 − 0.31 − 0.16 − 0.05                  
SomColl − 0.03 0.05 0.02 − 0.06 0.02 − 0.05 − 0.03 − 0.01 − 0.16 − 0.03 − 0.16 − 0.30                 
Bache 0.10 − 0.08 − 0.07 0.05 − 0.03 − 0.04 0.00 0.01 0.26 0.13 − 0.13 − 0.27 − 0.43                
Graduate 0.11 − 0.10 − 0.10 0.07 − 0.01 − 0.03 0.01 − 0.01 0.40 0.16 − 0.10 − 0.21 − 0.33 − 0.27               
Town 0.06 − 0.03 − 0.09 − 0.03 0.09 − 0.10 0.01 0.05 − 0.07 − 0.01 − 0.03 0.03 0.03 − 0.02 − 0.03              
Sub urban 0.06 − 0.05 − 0.03 0.03 − 0.05 − 0.01 0.02 − 0.07 0.20 0.08 − 0.05 − 0.07 − 0.05 0.08 0.07 − 0.30             
Small urban − 0.01 0.04 0.01 0.00 − 0.05 0.01 0.00 0.03 0.02 − 0.01 0.02 − 0.03 − 0.02 0.00 0.04 − 0.22 − 0.38            
Large urban − 0.23 0.04 0.23 0.07 − 0.01 0.24 − 0.02 − 0.01 − 0.02 − 0.02 0.05 -0.03 − 0.02 0.00 0.02 − 0.16 − 0.28 − 0.20           
Catholic 0.07 − 0.09 − 0.01 0.01 − 0.03 − 0.02 0.01 0.03 0.18 0.09 − 0.08 − 0.10 − 0.05 0.12 0.08 0.03 − 0.09 0.10 0.13          
Other Rel 0.08 − 0.03 − 0.03 − 0.04 − 0.03 − 0.04 0.00 0.05 0.10 0.05 − 0.06 − 0.05 − 0.03 0.05 0.07 0.02 − 0.04 0.07 0.02 − 0.11         
Other Priv 0.00 − 0.03 − 0.02 0.04 0.03 − 0.02 − 0.01 − 0.02 0.17 0.01 − 0.03 − 0.06 − 0.07 0.01 0.15 − 0.04 0.00 0.06 0.04 − 0.06 − 0.04        
Opp-in-home 0.03 0.01 − 0.06 − 0.03 0.02 − 0.10 0.03 − 0.03 0.01 0.04 − 0.07 − 0.04 0.01 0.01 0.05 0.03 − 0.04 0.01 − 0.05 − 0.03 − 0.03 0.01       
Opp-out-home 0.11 − 0.10 − 0.04 0.01 − 0.04 − 0.06 0.01 0.00 0.29 0.10 − 0.15 − 0.17 − 0.05 0.09 0.21 − 0.06 0.09 0.03 0.04 0.07 0.05 0.11 0.09      
Years teaching 0.12 − 0.03 − 0.10 − 0.01 − 0.04 − 0.11 0.01 0.04 0.06 0.00 − 0.08 0.00 0.00 0.02 0.03 0.07 − 0.02 − 0.01 − 0.04 − 0.02 0.02 0.00 − 0.01 0.03     
Trained teacher 0.03 0.00 − 0.01 − 0.04 − 0.01 − 0.01 − 0.02 0.03 0.00 − 0.01 − 0.02 0.00 − 0.02 0.02 − 0.01 0.04 − 0.02 0.00 − 0.04 0.01 − 0.11 − 0.02 0.02 − 0.03 0.05    
Science time − 0.03 0.09 − 0.02 0.01 − 0.04 − 0.03 − 0.01 0.00 − 0.04 − 0.05 − 0.01 0.03 0.00 − 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.00 − 0.04 − 0.10 − 0.09 0.04 0.02 0.01 − 0.04 0.02   
Previous Math 0.26 − 0.22 − 0.14 0.03 − 0.07 − 0.13 0.04 0.16 0.36 0.19 − 0.20 − 0.19 − 0.07 0.15 0.21 − 0.05 0.08 0.04 − 0.02 0.09 0.08 0.07 − 0.01 0.15 0.04 0.02 0.00  
Previous Read 0.18 − 0.15 − 0.13 0.08 − 0.05 − 0.13 − 0.10 0.08 0.35 0.19 − 0.20 − 0.18 − 0.06 0.13 0.21 − 0.04 0.08 0.04 0.00 0.10 0.10 0.07 0.01 0.14 0.05 0.01 − 0.01 0.66