Vol. 16 No. 5
March 08, 2016
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy and Progress: Volume 16, No. 5
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.
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- KING FOR A DAY: Acting Education Secretary Shares Personal Passion for Education, Thoughts on ESSA Implementation During Senate Education Committee Confirmation Hearing
- GOOD TESTS MATTER: PARCC and SBAC Tests Receive Top Marks for Test Quality, Mixed Results for Achievement Standards, According to New Reports
- HIGHER STANDARDS, HIGHER ACHIEVEMENT: New Report Finds Standards-Based Reform Efforts Benefit High-Poverty Students