NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
ERIC Number: ED538176
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Nov-14
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 11, Number 21
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) Nation's Report Card Reveals Modest Increases in Math and Reading: Report Shows One-Quarter of Eighth Graders Reading Below Most Basic Level; (2) Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Legislation to Rewrite No Child Left Behind: Senators Harkin and Enzi Outline Pros, Cons of Legislation; (3) Common Core State Standards Initiative: Alabama Reaffirms Support for Common Standards as Montana Becomes Forty-Sixth State to Adopt; and (4) "Generation Jobless": "Wall Street Journal" Spotlights Young Individuals Hit Hard By Economic Recession.
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; Grade 8
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Location: Alabama; Montana
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Assessment of Educational Progress