Vol. 7 No. 1
January 08, 2007
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy And Progress: Volume 7, No. 1
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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- DEMOCRATS CONSIDER LEFTOVER SPENDING BILLS: Coalition of Heath and Education Advocates Pushes for $2 Billion in Additional Spending
- TOUGH CHOICES OR TOUGH TIMES: New Commission Recommends Radical Changes to American Education System
- FROM CRADLE TO CAREER: Education Week Report Stresses Education as a Continuum, Highlights States Providing the Best Opportunity for Student Success
- FISCAL SURVEY OF THE STATES: With Budget Surpluses, States Restore Funding to Previously Cut Programs, Keep a Careful Watch on Changes in the Economy and Medicaid Costs