Sunday, October 22, 2006

Falling Behind in NYC

NY Times' Elissa Gootman this morning reports on a major report being presented to the Board of Regents by city education officials regarding the nearly 140,000 city kids who have either dropped out of high school or are already so far behind that they are unlikely to graduate.

I don't have a copy, but already I appreciate the realistic discussions that it seeks to generate. An important starting point, perhaps?

UPDATE: At EdWize, Maisie has a great post on this.

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