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ERIC Number: ED538508
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Jun-25
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 12, Number 13
Amos, Jason
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) Education Appropriations: U.S. Department of Education Would Receive Slight Funding Increase Under Senate Committee Bill; Final Action Not Expected Until After November Elections; (2) U.S. Department of Education Facing "Devasting" Spending Cuts in January 2013: Senators Plan Details Impact of Automatic Spending Cuts; (3) "A Framework for Advancing Career and Technical Education": Improving CTE Programs Are Critical to Transforming Nation's Secondary Schools, Says New Alliance Policy Brief; and (4) "Science in Action": NAEP Report Finds Students Lacking in Ability to Apply Science Knowledge in Real-Life Experiments.
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
Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Assessment of Educational Progress