Vol. 5 No. 17
September 19, 2005
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy And Progress: Volume 5, No. 17
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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- SPOTLIGHT ON SUCCESS: Every Student at High-Poverty, High-Minority Massachusetts School Accepted to College
- MAYHEM IN THE MIDDLE: New Report Argues for High Standards and Accountability for Student Achievement in Middle Grades, Seeks to Eliminate “Middle Schoolism”
- FLUIDITY IN MOTION? NOT YET: New Report Offers Levers to Match High School Requirements to College Expectations
- EDUCATIONAL PROGRESS ACROSS IMMIGRANT GENERATIONS: Report Finds That Mexican Americans’ Educational Attainment Lags Behind Other Immigrant Groups, Warns Disparity Could Jeopardize California’s Future Labor Force