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ERIC Number: ED512227
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007-May-29
Pages: 8
Abstractor: ERIC
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 7, Number 11
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) Congress Comes to Agreement on Budget Resolution: Budget Blueprint Outlines Large Funding Increase for Education Programs; (2) "Rigor at Risk": ACT Finds that Core High School Curriculum Lacks Rigor, Leads to Unprepared High School Graduates; and (3) Students At All Levels Show Improvement in History and Civics: Even With Improvement, Large Percentages of Students Continue to Perform Below Grade Level. (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; High Schools
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001