ERIC Number: EJ725978
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Apr-1
Fixing High Schools
Educational Leadership, v62 n7 p88-89 Apr 2005
Reports from national education organizations in the US indicate the sorry state of high schools in the country that are accused of failing to adequately prepare their graduates for college or for the workforce, highlighting what is a serious problem in light of the troubled state of the US economy. The need to improve high schools is urgent and the reports offer several recommendations that educators would do well to consider.
Descriptors: High Schools, Educational Quality, Economic Factors, Educational Improvement, Educational Change
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 1703 N. Beauregard Street, Alexandria, VA 22311. Web site: http://www.ascd.org.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: High Schools
Authoring Institution: N/A