Top assistant principals from across the country lobbied their representatives to support technology, professional development, and the common core.
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February 11, 2014
College Board released its 10th annual AP Report to the Nation that shows the number of high schools students taking Advanced Placement course in the past decade has doubled, yet gaps persist in participation among minority students.
June 05, 2013
Gaps still exist between enrollment of white and low-income and minority students in advanced programs even among those qualified to succeed.
May 16, 2013
A new report encourages counselors to talk to high school freshmen about college.
May 15, 2013
Fewer low-income and minority students fall "below basic" on "the nation's report card," but those groups don't fare as well at the "advanced" level, says a new report.
May 03, 2013
Principals honored for their reform efforts in middle schools and high schools speak about the transition to college and career readiness standards.
September 29, 2012
Report from WestEd and Public Agenda finds students want to feel a closer connection with their community college from their freshman year through graduation.
September 06, 2012
A report from the New America Foundation and Education Sector question the value of the credit-hour system in higher education today
September 04, 2012
Harvard cheating scandal prompts discussion of widespread cheating on college campuses.
July 22, 2012
NPR hosts video contest for youth to pitch big ideas to change the world.