ERIC Number: ED538514
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Oct-15
Reference Count: N/A
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 12, Number 19
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) Education Debate: Obama and Romney Highlight Education Positions During First Presidential Debate; (2) "Education Drives America": Education Secretary Duncan Reports on Cross-Country Bus Tour, Offers Education Reform Goals for the Future; (3) "Five Ways that Pay Along the Way to the B.A.": New Report Examines Role of Career and Technical Education in Preparing Individuals for Nation's Approximately 29 Million "Middle Jobs"; and (4) "The Competition that Really Matters": India and China Will "Race to the Top" Unless U.S. Focuses on Education Policy, New Report Finds.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Educational Change, Education Work Relationship, Public Education, Vocational Education, Political Candidates, Debate, Political Campaigns, Educational Policy, Educational Objectives, Competition, Children, Well Being, Child Health, Child Safety, Child Welfare
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
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Location: China; India; United States
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Race to the Top