The strategy focuses on supporting networks of schools working to boost high school graduation and college enrollment among middle and high school students.
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August 28, 2018
July 24, 2018
Swing states are experiencing a surge in youth voter registration following the wave of student activism triggered by the school shooting in Parkland, Fla., an analysis of voter-registration data finds.
June 13, 2018
Students like math and science more than they did nearly a decade ago, but they like reading less, especially in elementary school.
March 30, 2018
The provocative idea in the city's bid is not fleshed out, but it comes as more districts and educators struggle to articulate the appropriate role of businesses in K-12 education.
January 04, 2018
A third of Oklahoma high schools no longer offer even one foreign language; rural schools are hardest hit. A lack of data makes it hard to know whether other states have similar patterns.
December 27, 2017
Many schools don't offer a standalone chemistry class, and even in those that do, black and Hispanic students are less likely to take it.
December 21, 2017
Twenty-six states scored in the C through F range in a new report on financial literacy in high schools.
October 31, 2017
Beginning in the 2021-2022 school year, Bridgeport high school students will be required to take a course in African American Studies, Latin American Studies or Perspectives on Race to earn a diploma.
October 27, 2017
California is among the first states to create a diploma seal recognizing graduates' civic knowledge and engagement.
September 26, 2017
A study examining the trajectories of more than 187,000 Chicago freshmen finds that GPA is a strong predictor of later high school grades and college enrollment and persistence.