Morning Announcements: August 12, 2010
August 12, 2010 04:46 pm
In order to prevent high school dropouts, Michigan has develops a new database that tracks high school performance indicators such as attendance, behavior and class work.
States are considering how they will spend their part of the $26 billion job saving measure that President Obama signed into law yesterday. See what is happening in: Connecticut, Idaho, Illinois, Maine, Michigan, North Dakota,
According to Getting Past Go, a national initiative to help states increase the college success of students who are placed in remedial education, only about one in four Georgia students who take remedial classes earn an associates degree in three years or a bachelor’s degree within six years.
Jeb Bush, former governor of Florida, visited Oklahoma for two days to share lessons learned in turning around Florida’s education system.