A Dallas middle school uses a time capsule project to keep kids in school.
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August 13, 2009
August 10, 2009
Texas proposes a workplace ban on hiring high school dropouts.
August 05, 2009
Graduation Rate Is "Bogus," Principal Says
August 03, 2009
A bit of friendly argument about whether a state accountability system should bestow honors on a high school that graduates only half its students, even though its test scores rose impressively.
July 29, 2009
A new report dissects the debate around ways to calculate the graduation rate.
July 27, 2009
A new report shows that 20 states now report their high school graduation rates using a common calculation: the four-year-cohort rate.
July 21, 2009
New York City comptroller and mayoral candidate William Thompson Jr. releases an audit that finds the city's high school graduation rate hasn't improved as much as city leaders say it has.
June 18, 2009
Report examines "collateral damage" caused to some large high schools that absorbed students who schools were closed.