Vol. 4 No. 10
June 01, 2004
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy And Progress: Volume 4, 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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- STATES SHOWING SOME READING IMPROVEMENTS: Early Grades Raise Scores, but Older Students Continue to Struggle
- WARNER OUTLINES NEW PLAN TO ATTRACT QUALITY TEACHERS: Says Mentoring Is a Key Component to Retention
- CHOOSING BETTER SCHOOLS: New Report Finds 70,000 Students Took Advantage of the Transfer Option in No Child Left Behind
- NATION CELEBRATES FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY OF BROWN V. BOARD: Much Progress Made; Much More Needed