Vol. 5 No. 23
December 12, 2005
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy And Progress: Volume 5, No. 23
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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- YEAR IN REWIND: High School Reform Garners National Headlines, but Most Work Done at State and Local Levels
- NAEP SCORES FOR LARGE CITY SCHOOL DISTRICTS REVEAL LARGER ACHIEVEMENT GAPS: Percentage of Students Reading “Below Basic” Over 50 Percent in Some Cities
- JINGLE ELLS: Alliance for Excellent Education Hosts Final Adolescent Literacy Breakfast for 2005
- Happy Holidays from the Alliance for Excellent Education!