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ERIC Number: ED511082
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Nov-23
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 9, Number 22
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) Urban Renewal: New Alliance Research Shows U.S. Urban Economy Will Grow By Billions of Dollars If High School Dropout Rate is Reduced in America's Fifty Largest Cities; (2) When Cars Fly?: Report Projects State Revenues to Recover in 2014 or 2015, Recessionary Effects on State Budgets to Last Until Late in Next Decade; (3) Graduation for All: House Education Committee Chairman Introduces Legislation Targeting Nation's Lowest-Performing High Schools; (4) House Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Improving Reading and Comprehension Skills of Children and Young Adults; and (5) "Success at Every Step": New Report Profiles Twenty-Three Programs that Help Prepare Students for College and Career. (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: Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Secondary Education
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Location: United States