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by Michael Marder, Physics professor at UT-Austin Source: http://www.tribtalk.org/2014/10/20/stop-doubting-texas-graduation-numbers/ Yes, Texas is at the top. Not just in job creation. And not just in oil and gas. No, we lead nearly every other state in the nation on high school graduation rates. The Texas Education Agency announced it earlier this year. No. 2 overall in the country and No. 1.Read more
source: by Libby Nelson on vox.com
Polls about education in the US quickly find a paradox: most people like their neighborhood schools, but they think education as a whole in the US is going downhill. Everyone thinks their neighborhood school is the exception, not the rule.
Jack Schneider, an assistant professor of education at the College of.Read more