ERIC Number: ED500023
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Reference Count: N/A
The Achiever. Volume 7, Number 1, January/February 2008
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) "Promising Gains" among Urban School Districts: Nation's Report Card Reveals Greatest Increases in Math; (2) Tying Names to Numbers--Data Analysis, Reform Model Turn Around Atlanta School (Nicole Ashby); (3) Spellings Discusses Character Education; (4) New Report on Title I Achievement; (5) New National Education Center; (6) Around the Country--California and Texas; (7) Calendar; (8) Q&A--School Report Cards; (9) Education News Parents Can Use; and (10) "Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act." ["The Achiever" is published by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Communications and Outreach. For Volume 6, Number 8 of "The Achiever," see ED499024.]
Descriptors: Privacy, Educational Change, Values Education, Educational Improvement, Mathematics Achievement, Parent Rights, Education Service Centers, Federal Legislation, Academic Achievement, Journal Articles, Educational Policy, School Effectiveness
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: California; Texas
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act 1974