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October 29, 2012

Report: Counselors' Promise Being Squandered

An annual study by the College Board finds counselors are poorly trained for key job duties, and are often directed to spend too much time on activities that matter least for students' academic success.

June 19, 2012

Common Standards Released for Career and Technical Education

An organization of state directors of career and technical education has released a set of common standards in that subject.

June 07, 2012

Latinos Drive U.S. Graduation Gains

Education Week's annual Diplomas Count report finds the U.S. high school graduation rate at the highest level since the late 1970s, driven in large part by gains among Latino students.

May 15, 2012

Tonight: National Poetry Recitation Contest

High school students from across the country vie for the title of National Poetry Out Loud champion tonight.

May 02, 2012

What Should High School Students Know About the Federal Budget?

Teachers College has created a high school curriculum on the federal budget, arguing that young people should understand the process in order to informed, engaged citizens.

February 28, 2012

CCSSO Leader Rallies Higher Education for Common Core

The leader of one of the groups that brought about the common standards urges higher education and K-12 to work together on the new expectations.

February 27, 2012

Kentucky: Building a Bumpy Road From K-12 Through College

A forum designed to show off Kentucky's postsecondary and K-12 partnership on the common standards also reveals the heavy lift required of teachers to reach the partnership's lofty goals.

January 27, 2012

Obama Proposes College-Ready Exit Standards for High School

President Obama proposes a $1 billion Race to the Top challenge for higher education, which would require states to ensure that high school exit standards are appropriate for college entry.

January 11, 2012

NCLB Waivers Could Undermine Graduation Rates, Group Contends

A high-school-policy group expresses concern that states' applications for relief from No Child Left Behind could undermine graduation-rate accountability.

December 08, 2011

High School Test Terrain Shifting From Exit Exams to College-Readiness

A new report finds high school testing shifting toward college-readiness. A new report, and states' No Child Left Behind waiver applications, find schools shifting to college-readiness testing.

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