Stats That Stick: February 23, 2011
February 23, 2011 09:40 pm
Providence (Rhode Island) school district plans to send out dismissal notices to every one of its 1,926 teachers.
–The Providence Journal
State education officials have ordered the emergency financial manager for Detroit Public Schools to immediately implement a plan that balances the district’s books by closing half its schools.
–The Associated Press
More than 70 percent of the Los Angeles Unified School District’s students are Latino, yet fewer than 25 percent of the district’s teachers are of Latino descent. –U.S. Department of Education