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ERIC Number: ED510933
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008-May-19
Pages: 8
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 8, Number 10
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) "Great Expectations": Parents Expect Children to Pursue Postsecondary Education but Don't Think Schools Provide Enough College Planning Information; (2) "Writing... LOL!": Report Finds That Teenagers Do Not Consider Instant Messaging, Texting to be Writing; (3) "National Indian Education Study": Fewer Than One in Five American Indian and Alaska Native Eighth Graders Read At or Above Grade Level; and (4) Are State Standards Up to Standard?: For Many States, AFT [American Federation of Teachers] Says No. (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: Grade 4; Grade 8; High Schools; Higher Education
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Assessment of Educational Progress