Lawmakers and advocacy groups react to the details of the U.S. Department of Labor's new competitive grant program to fund partnership between high schools, colleges, and businesses.
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November 27, 2013
November 19, 2013
As previewed in the State of the Union address this year, the administration has launched a Race to the Top-Style grant competition to fuel innovation in high schools.
August 26, 2013
Graduation rates continue to improve for all students at small high schools of choice in New York City, a new MDRC study shows.
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 23, 2013
High school students are taking more science and math courses now compared with 1990, according to the new Condition of Education report.
May 20, 2013
Best practices for addressing the high school dropout problem are incorporated in a new online guide from Grad Nation.
May 16, 2013
A new report encourages counselors to talk to high school freshmen about college.
April 11, 2013
Reaction to the administration's 2014 budget proposal encouraging from high school and college education community, but realistic about the chances for passage.
April 04, 2013
The campaign plans to hold 100 meetings over the next four years to discuss improving high school graduation rates.
December 27, 2012
"Old school" reforms to Portland, Ore., high schools show early promising results.