A U.S. House subcommittee explores ways to improve literacy, including among adolescents.
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November 20, 2009
November 19, 2009
Parent involvement must take a different form at the middle and high school levels, a Harvard researcher argues.
November 18, 2009
The Alliance for Excellent Education calculates how much the 50 largest metropolitan areas are losing in wages and in property, sales, and income taxes because students don't graduate from high school.
November 17, 2009
A survey finds that students devote as much or more time to watching television or surfing the Web as they do studying.
November 16, 2009
Report details the "9th grade bulge" in six states.
November 13, 2009
A new report examines the growth of career and technical education in California.
November 12, 2009
The final Race to the Top regulations outline what types of high school improvement work will position states well for a chunk of the grant money.
November 11, 2009
A new paper argues that postsecondary achievement is required for good jobs.
November 10, 2009
An annual survey measures student engagement in college; a new brief offers states guidance on how to assess student achievement at their colleges.
November 09, 2009
A Stanford professor says all the hype about competitive admissions only applies to a select few schools.