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School Does Laundry For Kids Who Miss School Simply Due To Dirty Clothes
And it worked!
Measuring School Quality: Non-Academic Measures in the Every Student Succeeds Act
Martin J. Blank
Senior Fellow, Coalition for Community Schools at the Institut...
School climate is another area for consideration as a non-academic indicator. The National School Climate Center says that
Ciara Cetraro, High School Senior In Hawaii, Has 13-Year Perfect Attendance Record
And in Los Angeles, a group of high school students recently took a stand against truancy tickets. Local policemen were showing
CPS: First Day Attendance Hits All-Time High
Flickr photo by corsi photo. “This year, we took an unprecedented approach to build awareness among families and students
Playing Games with Data is Actually Playing with Students' Educations
Retired teacher and historian
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.
Stewart Rally -- Why It Was Vastly Bigger Than The Beck Event
Peter G. Miller
Nationally syndicated columnist and blogger at OurBroker.com
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
No Room at College: What to do When You're Closed Out of Your Courses
Lynn Jacobs and Jeremy Hyman
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.
Art & Activism by Homeless Teen Youth
Founder of NOMADS Magazine, Photographer, Author
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
Business advisor, author & commentator.
Shelly Palmer is a consultant and the host of MediaBytes a daily show featuring news you can use about technology, media
A Short Note About The School Day
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