Vol. 16 No. 12
June 14, 2016
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy and Progress: Volume 16, No. 12
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; Caroline Waldman; and Kate Bradley and Kristen Loschert. To receive a free subscription to Straight A’s, visit here and add your name to our mailing list.
- GOING DOWN: Senate Appropriations Committee Passes Bipartisan Education Spending Bill, Cuts Funding by $500 Million
- ENSURING EQUITY IN ESSA: More than Half of U.S. States Risk Ignoring Academic Needs of Many Students, New Alliance for Excellent Education Report Finds
- FALLING FURTHER BEHIND: Two Reports Highlight Growing Gaps in College Preparation and Postsecondary Success for American Indian and Alaska Native Students
- PAYING DIVIDENDS: Wages and Job Success for “High Credentialed” High School Graduates Compare Favorably with Outcomes for Bachelor’s Degree Holders, According to New Report