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ERIC Number: ED506795
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Feb-24
Pages: 7
Abstractor: ERIC
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 9, Number 4
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. This edition contains the following features: (1) Obama Signs "Largest Investment in Education in the Nation's History": Economic Recovery Legislation Includes Nearly $100 Billion for U.S. Department of Education; (2) Stimulus Done, Obama Sets Sights on Fiscal Year 2010 Budget: President to Submit FY 2010 Budget on February 26; (3) Closing the Expectations Gap: States Make Progress in Setting High Expectations for High School Graduates According to Report From Achieve; and (4) State of the State Addresses: Granholm and Strickland Focus on Producing Graduates Ready to Succeed After High School. (Contains 2 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; Higher Education
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education