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ERIC Number: ED538505
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Feb-21
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 12, Number 4
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) Obama Releases Fiscal Year 2013 Federal Budget: Budget Proposes 3.8 Percent Increase in Discretionary Funding for U.S. Department of Education; (2) Catch the Waive: Eleven States Receive Flexibility Under NCLB in Exchange for Reform; (3) House Committee Holds Hearing on ESEA Rewrite: Hearing Focuses on NCLB Accountability and Teacher Effectiveness; and (4) State of the State Addresses: Spotlighting Speeches by Governors in Illinois, Mississippi, New Hampshire, and Tennessee. (Contains 3 footnotes.)
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 - Location: Illinois; Mississippi; New Hampshire; Tennessee
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Elementary and Secondary Education Act; No Child Left Behind Act 2001