New 4-year formula slashes high school graduation rates

In High School Education | on September, 03, 2011 | by | 0 Comments

New 4-year formula slashes high school graduation ratesNews from Minneapolis Star Tribune: More than 2,000 freshmen started high school in the Minneapolis School District this week, beginning their journey toward graduation in the Class of 2015. Half of them won’t make it, if the current trend holds steady. The district’s on-time graduation rate may appear [...]

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New Program to Help GED Students Earn Their College Education

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New Program to Help GED Students Earn Their College EducationNews from Classes2Careers News: A new pilot program at College of DuPage will offer college scholarships to eligible GED students that will enable them to continue their education and improve their skills for employment.  The new program, titled The Jump Start Program, will award $ 500 [...]

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