A set of Chicago reports offers evidence that a focus on 9th grade retention can increase graduation rates.
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December 27, 2013
The Douglas County district sought to influence its school board election when it commissioned and publicized a report about its "reform agenda" by the American Enterprise Institute, a judge finds.
October 01, 2013
Hundreds of black and Latino males in New York City high schools describe the factors behind their success in school in a new report.
August 08, 2013
The Center for American Progress has released a new report suggesting that school districts could improve efficiency by consolidating small districts.
April 09, 2013
A new analysis of Los Angeles students finds that, while 59 percent of the Class of 2011 graduated on time, far fewer of those students were college-ready.
March 15, 2013
The U.S. Green Building Council's Center for Green Schools released a report earlier this week announcing that the nation's schools are facing $271 billion in deferred maintenance and calling for the federal government and states to collect more information about the state of their school buildings.
November 12, 2012
New research from Stanford explores the role of race in school principalship. Data shows that black teachers are more likely to be interested in becoming principals than their white peers.
August 30, 2012
A real estate website used census data to track popular and unpopular school districts around the country.
July 16, 2012
The agency that collects education statistics plans to implement new checking procedures to catch unusual outliers in the data.
May 11, 2012
The U.S. News and World Report rankings of the nation's best high schools used faulty state and federal information in its calculations for at least one school, officials acknowledged.