The MDC report also highlights case studies of how communities in the South are tackling challenges related to education.
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October 21, 2014
October 10, 2014
A new report from the International Association for K-12 Online Learning includes strategies states are using to develop policy to pay for online course options.
October 08, 2014
The decision puts teeth into an abstract promise: that the consortium's 11th grade "college ready" score actually connotes college readiness.
October 07, 2014
SAT scores are virtually unchanged among the class of 2014 compared to last year, while AP participation and success rates grow.
October 02, 2014
The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute launched an online database to connect students with resources to improve readiness and access to higher education.
October 01, 2014
Starting next fall, high school students will take a redesigned version of the PSAT/NMSQT following some of the same changes to test more critical thinking in store for the SAT.
September 29, 2014
U.S. Census data shows nearly 1 million fewer high school graduates enrolled in college in 2013 than in 2011.
September 23, 2014
Faced with sobering data on college attainment, a charter network collectively embarked on a new approach to ensure success for all students.
September 17, 2014
The Texas state board of education is considering requiring Advanced Placement U.S. History courses to follow the state curriculum rather than the framework laid out by the test developers, reports the Associated Press.
September 16, 2014
The state Board of Regents considers letting students swap one of the social studies exams for a test in career-technical education or the arts.