Baltimore officials dispute Ed Week graduation analysis

06/27/2006 | Sun (Baltimore), The

Baltimore officials contend the district's true graduation rate was 54% in 2003, not the 38.5% reported for the same year by Education Week last week in its review of the nation's 50 largest school systems. The magazine's formula looks at how many students complete school, compared with the number of freshmen who started, an approach that, some say, can be skewed if transiency is high and student enrollment is declining.

View Full Article in:

Sun (Baltimore), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Am
Chicago, IL
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Vice Principal of Academics
Presentation High School
San Jose, CA
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ