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ERIC Number: ED517675
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Feb-22
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 11, Number 4
Amos, Jason, Ed.
Alliance for Excellent Education
"Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress" is a biweekly newsletter that focuses on education news and events both in Washington, DC and around the country. The following articles are included in this issue: (1) House Passes FY 2011 Spending Bill: Bill Cuts U.S. Department of Education Funding by $5 Billion; Title I, School Improvement Grants, Striving Readers, and Other Programs Facing Funding Cuts; (2) Obama Releases FY 2012 Budget: U.S. Department of Education Slated to Receive 4.6 Percent Increase in Funding; (3) "The 7th Annual AP[R] Report to the Nation": Minority Students Still Underrepresented in AP Classrooms and Success Stories; and (4) State of the States: Governors Prioritize International Competitiveness, Innovation, Graduation Rates, and Vocational Education. (Contains 1 footnote.)
Alliance for Excellent Education. 1201 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 901, Washington, DC 20036. Tel: 202-828-0828; Fax: 202-828-0821; Web site:
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title I