School districts are requesting waivers to avoid offering Louisiana's new "career track" diploma.
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July 23, 2009
A draft of the common "college and career ready standards" is circulating and getting a mix of reactions.
July 20, 2009
"Multiple pathways" means different things in New York and in California.
July 14, 2009
A new report suggests that the future jobs market will demand employees with vocational training and associate's degrees even more than those with bachelor's degrees.
July 09, 2009
The U.S. Department of Education awards grants to help migrant teenagers earn high school equivalency certificates and succeed in college.
June 30, 2009
California districts get money to expand multiple-pathways work; Alliance for Excellent Education issues new tome on the next generation of high school assessment.
June 02, 2009
Chicago expands career-and-college coaches in high schools; Arne Duncan's turnaround strategy at Orr High School spotlighted in New York Times story about that approach to high school reform.