The GA Department of Education released the graduation rate data yesterday and the Atlanta Public School graduation rate increased from 50.9% to 58.6% – an increase of 7.7 points. 467 more words
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While much of the current focus on high school athletics is on the impact of concussions in football and other contact sports, given the potential for injury, it is worth examining whether or not engagement in high school athletics leads to improved academic performance and graduation rates. 477 more words
When the rest of the globe is busy in planning strategies for dropout recovery, here’s someone different. Bill Leggett is a teacher-principal-school board member for the last 17 years. 173 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Mayor Michael Bloomberg is touting more good news for New York City schools.
Bloomberg and Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott released preliminary figures showing that last year’s… 243 more words
By Kendal Gapinski, Daily Local News, 11/20/13
Chester County is a leader in the region’s public education sector, but a lack of state investment and a rising number of low-income students could threaten future performance, according to a new report by Public Citizens for Children and Youth, or PCCY. 335 more words