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Boomer leads students on ag career pathway - Lake County News

Boomer leads students on ag career pathwayLake County NewsThis class is part of the Agriculture and Natural Resources Pathway with Career Technical Education (CTE) at ULHS.
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Education and business officials say students need more technical and career ... - The Republic

Education and business officials say students need more technical and career ...The RepublicState Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman said the state need to provide high school students with better technical and career-oriented classes.
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Don't black kids deserve to attend Grade A schools? - Monroe Free Press

Don't black kids deserve to attend Grade A schools? - Monroe Free Press | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
American PressDon't black kids deserve to attend Grade A schools?Monroe Free PressHe wants to give every child a shot at a quality education, in a quality school with great instruction.
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Higher Drop-Out Age May Not Lead To More Diplomas - WBUR

Higher Drop-Out Age May Not Lead To More Diplomas - WBUR | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Higher Drop-Out Age May Not Lead To More DiplomasWBURBut according to Russell Rumberger, an education professor at the University of California at Santa Barbara and author of the book Dropping Out, raising the schooling age doesn't necessarily mean...
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Raising the Dropout Age - Huffington Post (blog)

Raising the Dropout Age - Huffington Post (blog) | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
IGNNRaising the Dropout AgeHuffington Post (blog)There are no silver bullets to solve the dropout crisis and blunt instruments often go too far.
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America's Dropout Crisis is Focus of Two-part Special Report on Ideas in ... - PR Newswire (press release)

America's Dropout Crisis is Focus of Two-part Special Report on Ideas in ...PR Newswire (press release)This broadcast event is presented as part of American Graduate: Let's Make It Happen, a national public media initiative funded by the Corporation...
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Schools That Work: Integrating Art and Politics to Improve High School Student Engagement | Edutopia

Schools That Work: Integrating Art and Politics to Improve High School Student Engagement | Edutopia | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Two teachers at Central York High School in York, PA, share their strategies for creating successful integrated studies projects.
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26 Keys to Student Engagement | Angela Maiers Educational Services, Inc.

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RT @MCPScoaches: 26 Keys to Student Engagement | Angela Maiers Educational Services, Inc.
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Employed students' workload puts studies at risk

Employed students' workload puts studies at risk | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Many students work to put themselves through college. But the number of hours they work puts their studies at risk, and worries university administrators.
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The Significance of Race in the Racial Gap in Academic Achievement by Pedro A. Noguera and Antwi Akom / Education Rights / In Motion Magazine

The Significance of Race in the Racial Gap in Academic Achievement by Pedro A. Noguera and Antwi Akom / Education Rights / In Motion Magazine | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
The Significance of Race in the Racial Gap in Academic Achievement by Pedro A.
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ANN ARBOR: SCHOOLS: Beyond The Bricks: On MLK Day, thoughts on ending the achievement gap (video) - Ann Arbor Journal - Heritage Newspapers

ANN ARBOR: SCHOOLS: Beyond The Bricks: On MLK Day, thoughts on ending the achievement gap (video) - Ann Arbor Journal - Heritage Newspapers | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Southeastern Michigan Newspapers covering local news including local sports, video and multimedia coverage, and classified advertising.
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Stunningly reasonable achievement gap approach

Stunningly reasonable achievement gap approach | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
I didn’t think Arlington County superintendent Rob Smith knew what he was doing when he declared war on the achievement gap. It would hurt him, I warned. Guess who was right?
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ConvergeUS Awarded Grant to Study Role of Common Core Standards in Strengthening Innovative Use of Technology and Improving K-12 Student Achievement

ConvergeUS Awarded Grant to Study Role of Common Core Standards in Strengthening Innovative Use of Technology and Improving K-12 Student Achievement | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Awesome news from ConvergeUS - Gates Foundation committing a large grant to accelerate the creation of education...
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Digital Differentiation ~ Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners

Digital Differentiation ~ Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Digital Differentiation ~Cool Tools for 21st Century Learners: http://t.co/tk71iaMx via @AddThis Great site to follow #edchat #edtech #rcjs...
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The Grand Rapids Latino Student Achievement Gap - therapidian

The Grand Rapids Latino Student Achievement Gap - therapidian | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
The Grand Rapids Latino Student Achievement GaptherapidianLatino student scores fall off dramatically by high school. In eleventh grade they are scoring at 18% proficiency in Math and 32% in Reading.
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Brizard: Raising Dropout Age To 18 Is A 'Wonderful Idea' « CBS ...

Brizard: Raising Dropout Age To 18 Is A 'Wonderful Idea' « CBS ... | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Gov. Pat Quinn says 17 is too soon to drop out of school, and he wants to raise the drop out age to 18.
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Rockford Schools Dropout Rate is Double the State Average - WIFR

Rockford Schools Dropout Rate is Double the State Average - WIFR | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Rockford Schools Dropout Rate is Double the State AverageWIFRROCKFORD (WIFR) -- District 205 continues to have a higher drop-out rate than the state of Illinois, but a new proposal by Governor Pat Quinn could be the key to keeping more kids in...
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Gov. Bryant Aims to Reduce Dropout Rate - WJTV

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Gov. Bryant Aims to Reduce Dropout RateWJTVThe first part will include a dual enrollment process that will allow students on the verge of dropping out of school to enroll in a community college workforce training program.
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Oregon Schools Analyze Drop-Out, Graduation Rates - KDRV

Oregon Schools Analyze Drop-Out, Graduation Rates - KDRV | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
KDRVOregon Schools Analyze Drop-Out, Graduation RatesKDRVMore high schoolers are graduating in all of Oregon, and at the same time, fewer kids are dropping out; the rate is down to an all time low in Oregon.
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Ten Steps to Better Student Engagement | Edutopia

Ten Steps to Better Student Engagement | Edutopia | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Project-learning teaching strategies can also improve your everyday classroom experience.
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Using analytics to identify students at risk | Interactive Teaching and Learning

Using analytics to identify students at risk | Interactive Teaching and Learning | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Fusch, D. and Jones, J. (2012) Vetting Early Alert Technologies, Academic Impressions, January 20 "Daniel Fusch of Academic Impressions interviewed Jennifer Jones of Minnesota State University about what to look for when deciding on software to...
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Student Motivation and Engagement in Literacy Learning | Adolescent Literacy Topics A-Z | AdLit.org | Student Engagement for Learning

Student Motivation and Engagement in Literacy Learning | Adolescent Literacy Topics A-Z | AdLit.org | Student Engagement for Learning | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
AdLit.org offers resources (articles, research, teaching strategies, book recommendations) for parents and educators of struggling adolescent readers and writers.
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Collective Impact: Using Data to Address the Achievement Gap in Seattle

Collective Impact: Using Data to Address the Achievement Gap in Seattle | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Seattle, one of seven Cradle-to-Career communities across the country, was recently recognized in The Atlantic: Cities for its collective impact work around the area’s educational achievement gap.
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Teaching Teachers: Professional Development To Improve Student Achievement | Teaching Tolerance

Teaching Teachers: Professional Development To Improve Student Achievement | Teaching Tolerance: http://t.co/M3w27JLQ via @AddThis...
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Refocusing on Quality in HWRSD « Support Our Schools

Refocusing on Quality in HWRSD « Support Our Schools | For These Are All Our Children! | Scoop.it
Thoughts on refocusing on quality in HW schools: http://t.co/09uVXEyQ Anything else you think should be on the list? Let us know!
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