Topic: Consortium on Chicago School Research
Citing a high-school dropout crisis in America, Obama pledged an additional $900 million in school-improvement funds. That may mean more controversial school 'turnarounds,' like the one last week in which all the teachers at a low-performing Rhode Island school were fired.
03/01/2010 06:09 pm
Despite a host of reform efforts, only half of low-income and minority students in US high schools graduate. Some programs are trying to change that.
01/15/2010 01:59 pm
Bush cites city's gains on sixth anniversary of No Child Left Behind. Critics see uneven results.
01/09/2008 12:00 am