ERIC Number: ED499024
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: N/A
The Achiever. Volume 6, Number 8, November-December 2007
Ashby, Nicole, Ed.
US Department of Education
"The Achiever" is a monthly publication for parents and community leaders. Each issue contains news and information about school improvement in the United States. Highlights of this issue include: (1) President Signs College Cost Reduction Act; (2) Galvanizing the Community: Charter Schools Provides Greater Choice to Colorado Latinos (Nicole Ashby); Spellings Speaks on Reauthorizing 'NCLB"; (4) Latest Results from Nation's Report Card; (5) Around the Country: Michigan and New York; (6) Calendar; (7) Q&A: Parent Information Resource Centers; (8) Education News Parents Can Use; and (9) Doing What Works Web Site. ["The Achiever" is published by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Communications and Outreach. For Volume 6, Number 7 of "The Achiever," see ED498526.]
Descriptors: Charter Schools, Resource Centers, Academic Standards, Federal Legislation, Educational Legislation, Costs, School Choice, Hispanic American Students, Legislators, Educational Quality, Parent Education, Web Sites, Student Loan Programs, Minority Group Children, Academic Achievement
US Department of Education. Available from: ED Pubs. P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398. Tel: 877-433-7827; Fax: 301-470-1244; Web site: http://www.edpubs.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: Community; Parents
Authoring Institution: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: Colorado; Michigan; New York
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001