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August 28, 2018

With $92 Million in Grants, Gates Foundation Launches Newest Strategy to Improve K-12 Schools

The strategy focuses on supporting networks of schools working to boost high school graduation and college enrollment among middle and high school students.

July 24, 2018

More Youths Register to Vote, Especially in Swing States

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, and Reading Less, Than They Used To

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

Amazon High School? The Idea Showed Up In Albany's Bid for Retailer's HQ

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

Foreign-Language Courses Plummet in Oklahoma. What About Other States?

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

Chemistry Absent From 3 in 5 Secondary Schools, Analysis Finds

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

Teaching Financial Literacy: Does Your State Make the Grade?

Twenty-six states scored in the C through F range in a new report on financial literacy in high schools.

October 31, 2017

Race, Ethnic Studies Will Be a Graduation Requirement in Conn. District

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 to Create High School Diploma Seal for Civics

California is among the first states to create a diploma seal recognizing graduates' civic knowledge and engagement.

September 26, 2017

9th Grade GPA May Be the Most Important Predictor of High School Success. Here's How.

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.

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