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ERIC Number: ED538499
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Apr-16
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 12, Number 8
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) Tax Returns: On Tax Day 2012, a 90 Percent High School Graduation Rate Would Yield $1.8 Billion Annually in Additional Tax Revenues, New Alliance Analysis Finds; (2) SIG-nificant Funding, SIG-nificant Improvement?: U.S. Education Secretary Duncan Reports "Very Encouraging Signs" Based on Initial Data; Outside Analyses Find School Improvement Grants Program a "Work in Progress; and (3) "A Stronger Nation": United States Makes Modest Progress in College Attainment Rates, New Report Finds. (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
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education