Vol. 14 No. 1
January 21, 2014
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy And Progress: Volume 14, No. 1
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy and Progress is a free 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; Cyndi Waite; and Kate Bradley. To receive a free subscription to Straight A’s, visit here and add your name to our mailing list.
- OBAMA SIGNS OMNIBUS SPENDING BILL: Bill Provides Big Funding Boost to Early Childhood Programs, Restores Much of Education Funding Cuts Imposed by the Sequester
- A CHANGE IN CLIMATE: Obama Administration Issues New Recommendations on School Discipline in Effort to End School-to-Prison Pipeline
- TEN YEARS LATER: New NCES Longitudinal Study Tracks Educational Outcomes of High School Sophomores from 2002
- STATE OF THE STATE ADDRESSES: Nation’s Governors Focus on Technology in Schools, Common Core State Standards, and Restoring Funding for Education