Vol. 8 No. 3
February 11, 2008
Straight A’s: Public Education Policy And Progress: Volume 8, No. 3
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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- BUSH BUDGET PROPOSES SPENDING FREEZE FOR U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION: Title I, Striving Readers, Statewide Data Systems Among Few Programs Slated for Increase
- “THE COST OF WAITING”: Key Congressional Staff Say that Reauthorizing NCLB is a Priority in 2008
- STATE OF THE STATE ADDRESSES: Governors Focus on Reducing Dropout Rates, Increasing College Access