ERIC Number: ED510785
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Oct-12
Straight A's: Public Education Policy and Progress. Volume 4, Number 17
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) "Profiles in Leadership": Alliance Releases a Collection of Essays from America's Foremost Education Innovators; (2) Teacher Loan Forgiveness Expanded: Congress Passes Temporary Fix for Student Loan Loophole, Transfers Savings to Expand Incentives for Teachers in High-Poverty Schools; (3) D.C. Tuition Assistance Grant Program Receives 50 Percent Funding Increase; (4) Ohio's Education Matters: New Poll Finds Overwhelming Support for Increasing High School Graduation Rates and College Enrollment Among Ohioans; and (5) New GAO Report Finds that Rural Schools Face a Unique Challenge in Meeting No Child Left Behind Provisions.
Descriptors: Rural Schools, Graduation Rate, Federal Legislation, Educational Finance, Graduation, Tuition, Public Education, Newsletters, Instructional Leadership, Loan Repayment, Student Loan Programs, Incentives, Poverty, Teaching Conditions, Grants, Financial Support, High School Graduates, College Preparation, Low Income Groups, School Choice
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: High Schools; Higher Education
Audience: Parents; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: Alliance for Excellent Education
Identifiers - Location: District of Columbia; Ohio
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001