New Report Looks at Revenues and Expenditures for Public School Districts in 2013-14
A new report from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) provides information about revenues and expenditures in the nation’s public school districts in Fiscal Year (FY) 2014. . . . [MORE]
WWC Review on Study Comparing Online and Traditional Credit Recovery Programs
The What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) reviewed the design and technical details of a study comparing the academic performance of students enrolled in online credit recovery courses to students enrolled in traditional face-to-face credit recovery courses. . . . [MORE]
Schools That Beat the Odds in Mississippi
REL Southeast identified which schools in Mississippi performed better than expected in mathematics and English given their demographic and socioeconomic characteristics. . . . [MORE]
Guide shows states and districts how to use publicly available data to create district expenditure-to-performance ratios
A report from REL Northeast and Islands shows states and districts how to create and compare six different district expenditure-to-performance ratios. . . . [MORE]
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