Vol. 6 No. 19
October 17, 2006
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy And Progress: Volume 6, No. 19
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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- TAKING THE NEXT STEP: Alliance’s Third Annual High School Policy Conference Focuses on Defining a Shared Federal Agenda for High School Reform
- LONGITUDINAL STUDY OF U.S. HIGH SCHOOL SOPHOMORES REVEALS HIGHER ACADEMIC ASPIRATIONS, UNREALISTIC EXPECTATIONS
- THE AMERICAN TEACHER: EXPECTATIONS AND EXPERIENCES: MetLife Survey Finds Teacher Career Satisfaction at a Twenty-Year High; However, One Quarter of All Teachers Expect to Leave Profession in Five Years
- NEA UNVEILS PLAN TO ADDRESS HIGH SCHOOL DROPOUT CRISIS