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Assessing the effectiveness of educational technology and its place in K12 education.

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Elizabeth Molina Morgan: Latinos Need a Plan to Improve Graduation Rates

There are profound and positive changes taking place among Latinos in America today. We represent the fastest-growing and largest minority population in the country. Over the past decade the number of Latinos has increased nearly 50 percent in the United States with one in every four children in America being Latino.

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Sheboygan Wis. Schools Scrambling to Keep up With Open Enrollment Deadline Extension

When Wisconsin extended the deadline for public school open enrollment, it was an effort to make it easier for parents to make the best choice for their kids' education.

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Central Dauphin Pa. School District Seeks New Superintendent

Seven months after Central Dauphin School Board decided not to renew Superintendent Luis Gonzalez’s three-year contract, moved him out of the administration building and gave him special assignments, the search for his replacement has gone into high gear.

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Number of 'Dropout Factory' High Schools in the U.S. Drops, Report Says

The number of "dropout factory" high schools in the United States is decreasing, according to a report from the Building a Grad Nation Summit being held this week in Washington.

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Gov. Malloy Touts Education Proposals Amid New Data

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says his proposed education overhaul will address Connecticut's fluctuating four-year graduation rate by improving the state's low-performing schools.

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Proposal Would Hand S.C. School Bus Systems to Districts

South Carolina school systems are fearful they are about to be handed a bill for tens of millions of dollars by the state legislature.

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AT&T's $250 Million Plan to Reduce High School Dropouts

As educators, policy makers, and other leaders gathered in Washington on Monday for the Building a Grad Nation Summit, it’s no surprise that one of the first people they heard from was AT&T Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Randall Stephenson.

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L.A.'s Shot at Race to the Top

L.A. school officials have a chance to apply directly to the government for education grants. They shouldn't squander it.

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Report: U.S. Makes Modest Gains in Graduation Rate

The last straw for 17-year-old Alton Burke was a note left on his door. The high school dropout picked up the phone and re-enrolled at South Hagerstown High.

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