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Education: No Iron Triangle

I came from the corporate world, which invented the project management triangle. (“Fast, Good, Cheap: Pick Two.”)

Education has no triangle.

Money, of course, doesn’t work. 753 more words


Lansing School District Graduates Trending Upward

LANSING, MI (WLNS) – 6 News asked the president of the Lansing School Districts Board of Education about Lansing’s graduation rates Friday.

Peter Spadafore says the district isn’t where he would like to see it. 134 more words


Michigan's High School Graduation Rate Up To 79 Percent

LANSING, MI (WLNS) – Michigan’s high school graduation rates have increased for the third consecutive year, moving up to nearly 79 percent statewide.

According to data released Thursday by the Michigan Center for Educational Performance and Information, the state’s graduation rate was 78.58 percent for the 2013-2014 school year, up 1.62 percentage points from the previous year. 69 more words


UM Seniors Forced into Fifth Year

While her fellow classmates anticipate graduating in May with filling out diploma applications and cap and gown orders, Eugenia Watkins plans out her schedule for next semester, even though she is a senior as well. 860 more words

Ole Miss

Press release: Minnesota graduation rate rises to 81 percent

Source: Minnesota Department of Education

In 2014, 81.2 percent of Minnesota students graduated from high school, up from 79.8 percent in 2013. In addition, every student group showed an increase from the previous year. 141 more words

Brenda Cassellius

As Minn. H.S. Graduation Rates Climb, Concerns Remain

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Fresh numbers from the Minnesota Department of Education show an increase in students graduating high school on time.

Not only is there continued improvement in the overall graduation rate, but the gap between white students and other ethnic groups is getting smaller. 237 more words