Vol. 13 No. 10
May 20, 2013
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy And Progress: Volume 13, No. 10
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy and Progress is a biweekly newsletter that focuses on education news and events in Washington, DC and around the country. The format makes information on federal education policy accessible to everyone from elected officials and policymakers to parents and community leaders. Contributors include Jason Amos, editor, and Kate Bradley, copyeditor.
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- GETTING DEFENSIVE: House Spending Plan Would Cut Education and Other Domestic Spending to Preserve Military Spending
- OBAMA SEES DEEPER LEARNING IN ACTION: President Praises “Hands-On” Learning Approach, Advocates for Rethinking and Redesigning America’s High Schools
- ESEA IN PLAY?: House Education and the Workforce Committee to Move Forward on NCLB Rewrite “In the Coming Months,” Chairman Kline Says
- TEACHING TO THE CORE: New Council of Chief State School Officers and Aspen Institute Report Bridges Divide Between Teacher Effectiveness Standards and Common Core Implementation