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The Cradle-to-Career Solution

Providing a birth-to-employment education can stop students from falling through the cracks.

Experience Necessary

This issue highlights how difficult it can be to match leaders with districts, but also how wonderful it can be when those matches result in positive changes.

School Improvement Grants—Two Years Later

A nationwide survey of forty-two states and the District of Columbia examined how states are using the $3.5 billion in School Improvement Grants.

Memphis City Schools Will Merge After a Landmark Vote

Memphis (Tenn.) City Schools will forfeit its charter after a landmark vote in the city on March 8 mandated the district allow Shelby County—its neighboring suburban district—to regain control of its school system.

Students Need Stable District Leadership

In more than one big city school district, including now Seattle, superintendents who have put smart reforms in place, yielding positive results for students, have been removed too soon.

Central Falls District Rises from Failure to Transformation

The resolution that Gallo and the Central Falls Teachers' Union agreed upon.

Resilience and Academic Success

What can schools do to help create resilient students?

Preventing Cluster Suicides

Taking the right actions can prevent one suicide from leading to others.

Reaching Graduation with Credit Recovery

Districts provide the latest programs to help failing students succeed.

Turning Around Schools in Need

A new president and secretary of education bring a new urgency to the task of turning around failing schools nationwide.

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