ERIC Number: ED512222
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Jan-22
Reference Count: N/A
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 7, Number 2
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) NCLB Turns Five: Key Players in Reauthorization Process Celebrate Fifth Anniversary of Landmark Education Law, Begin Discussions on How to Improve It; and (2) Governors Propose High School Reforms in State of the State Addresses: More Rigor, Higher Compulsory Attendance Age Are Popular Solutions.
Descriptors: Compulsory Education, Public Education, Newsletters, Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Educational Legislation, State Government, Educational Change, Attendance Patterns, Age Differences, High Schools, Academic Standards, High School Graduates, Graduation Rate, Middle Schools, Dropout Prevention, Educational Finance, Success, Postsecondary Education
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: Elementary Secondary Education; High Schools; Middle Schools
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Location: Arizona; Colorado; Georgia; New Hampshire; South Dakota; Washington
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001