School climate is another area for consideration as a non-academic indicator. The National School Climate Center says that
And in Los Angeles, a group of high school students recently took a stand against truancy tickets. Local policemen were showing
As Michelle Rhee takes her dog and pony show to Florida, another bastion of data-DRIVEN accountability, we should take note of the latest study of the misuse of data in the DC schools.
This is not just sour grapes or an effort to re-write history. All anyone has to do is to look at a map. To understand why
Public universities in economically-distressed states simply don't have enough available spots in many classes to accommodate a student population growing at 4.5 percent each year.
The Home Is Where You Make It Project is shining the light on an often overlooked national problem: youth homelessness. By decorating small replicas of homes with various forms of art, homeless youth are getting their message out that they are part of our communities as well.
Slumdog Millionaire, HBO Big Winners at Golden Globes: MediaBytes with Shelly Palmer January 12, 2009
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