A new report concludes that No Child Left Behind's restructuring strategies offer low-performing schools little help turning around.
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December 08, 2009
December 04, 2009
Education Trust study shows low college completion rates among minority and low-income students; two new books examine the debate about 21st century skills; a study questions whether charter-management groups can succeed on a larger scale.
December 03, 2009
A new report urges the federal government to help high schools get and interpret college-proficiency data so they can better prepare their students for college.
December 01, 2009
A survey uncovers gaps between what families want from high school and what high school teachers see as their main job.
November 23, 2009
States are progressing nicely in developing longitudinal data systems, but most still lack the ability to track K-12 students into college, a study finds.
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.