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ERIC Number: ED510778
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jul-12
Pages: 8
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 4, Number 13
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) U.S. Mayors Adopt Alliance's Recommendations on Teacher Induction at Annual Conference; (2) Chicago to Close Worst-Performing Schools: Approximately Sixty Schools to Close Over Six Years, Replaced by One Hundred Small Schools; (3) "Locating the Dropout Crisis": Almost 50 Percent of African-American Students Attend Weak High Schools; (4) Improving the Economic and Life Outcomes of At-Risk Youth: New Report Finds That "Reconnection" Programs Must Focus on Education; and (5) Murdoch Says American Students to Lose Jobs to Better Education Counterparts from Other Countries: Urges Business Community to Offer More Support to Schools.
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; High Schools; Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Location: California; Illinois