ERIC Number: ED510780
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Nov-8
Reference Count: N/A
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 4, Number 19
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) Four More Years: Bush to Focus on High Schools During Second Term; (2) Education Funding Still in Limbo: Congress to Consider Spending Bills During Lame-Duck Session; (3) Request for Proposals: New Research Study to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Adolescent Literacy Programs; and (4) NCES Report Finds Stagnating Graduation Rates: NCES Acknowledges Data Limitations, Cites Efforts Underway to Improve Calculations.
Descriptors: Graduation Rate, Literacy, Public Education, Newsletters, High Schools, Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Educational Finance, Reading Programs, Adolescents, Data Collection, Data Analysis, High School Graduates, Graduation, College Preparation
Alliance for Excellent Education. 1201 Connecticut Avenue NW Suite 901, Washington, DC 20036. Tel: 202-828-0828; Fax: 202-828-0821; Web site: http://www.all4ed.org
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools; Higher Education
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001