Vol. 5 No. 5
March 15, 2005
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy And Progress: Volume 5, No. 5
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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- SECRETARY SPELLINGS DEFENDS BUSH BUDGET ON CAPITOL HILL: Congress Expresses Concern over Education Cuts, Proposal to Extend NCLB to High Schools
- UNDER RECONSTRUCTION: Spellings Proposes Re-Organization of the U.S. Department of Education
- NOT A MOMENT TO LOSE: Denver Commission on Secondary School Reform Stresses “Rigor, Relevance, and Relationships” as the Keys to Successful High Schools
- CALL FOR PRESENTERS: Alliance Seeks Presentations on Literacy Interventions for Continuing Breakfast Series