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Below the Surface: Solving the Hidden Graduation Rate Crisis Report/Fact Sheet

April 06, 2015

More than 1,200 high schools, serving more than 1.1 million students, still fail to graduate one-third or more of their students each year. Now is the time to ensure that federal, state, and local policy intently focuses on the nation’s lowest-performing high schools.

Data Dashboards: Accounting for What Matters Report/Fact Sheet

January 29, 2015

Going beyond a test score when assessing achievement provides more transparent and precise ways to continuously track performance, monitor accountability, and ensure the most at-risk students are not lost in the numbers.

Connected Learning: Harnessing the Information Age to Make Learning More Powerful Report/Fact Sheet

March 18, 2014

ConnectedLearningCover This report introduces connected learning, a promising educational approach supported by the MacArthur Foundation and the Digital Learning Media (DLM) initiative that schools and out-of-school sites are adopting to enhance student learning and outcomes by connecting their education to their interests. Connected learning uses digital media to engage students’ interests and instill deeper learning skills, such as communication, collaboration, and critical thinking.

Every Child a Graduate. Every Child Prepared for Life.