More Baltimore graduates attend two-year colleges, where they are less likely …

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More Baltimore graduates attend two-year colleges, where they are less likely …News from Baltimore Sun:The number of Baltimore City high school graduates enrolling in four-year colleges and universities has dropped in recent years as more head to two-year institutions where they are far less likely to graduate. The Baltimore Education Research Consortium at Johns Hopkins [...]

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AP Interview: Iowa education head favors waiver

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AP Interview: Iowa education head favors waiverNews from Houston Chronicle: DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Education Department Director Jason Glass said he supports seeking a waiver to opt out of the federal No Child Left Behind law, arguing the state can adopt more effective rules that raise teaching standards and measure student progress. Although [...]

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