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A Wheeler High School student is in an elite group. Kurt Klinkmueller, a junior at The Center for Advanced Studies in Science, Math and Technology, scored a perfect 36 on the ACT, according to the school's website .
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Sharon Penner slices fresh bread, which she bakes a few times a week for Hampton, Neb., students.
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The list was compiled by Newsweek and the Daily Beast and highlights 2,000 public high schools in the nation that have proven to be most effective in preparing students for college.
Having matriculated through Seattle schools, I am all too familiar with the Measures of Academic Progress test [" Seattle high schools can drop MAP exams ," NWTuesday, May 14]. I am thrilled that schools will not have to take as much time for these MAP exams.
The Education Funding Agency report highlights a culture of "extravagant" expenses, "prestige" venues and first class travel at the E-ACT group.
What is your opinion about tablet initiatives in schools for the sake of education? Are students missing out on the benefits of experiential learning? There seems to be a fair case for tablets in the enterprise, where any tool that offers a productivity benefit in excess of its cost has a place.
A boy, a test, a watch: That's the combination that made for success on the ACT - and a deceptively simple business idea.
After four budget recommendations and more than two hours of debate between Cobb School Board members, they approved a final $856.3 million budget that included five furlough days, and giving employees a half-step increase salary raise next year.
North Reading High School was ranked 58 out of the 344 best high schools in the state by Go Local .
Reaping the benefits of studying hard is nothing new for Aadith Moorthy, a junior at Palm Harbor University High School.
Tinley Park resident Eric Connelly recently made Providence Catholic High School history as their first student ever receive a perfect score on the ACT.
Every parent thinks their kid is perfect. But for one family from Greendale, it's true! Their daughter earned a perfect score on her ACT.
Affton High School has been recognized as one of the best public high schools in the country at preparing its students for college.
Russellville High School seniors were presented with awards and scholarships Monday night totaling more than $400,000 for becoming quintessential models of academic excellence.
Nationally, the number of students who earn a perfect score on the exam is less than one tenth of the one percent of students who take the ACT.
The principal of Hillview Elementary, near Buffalo, New York, has spent so much time typing teacher evaluations, entering data, and preparing for standardized testing, she barely had a minute to do what she used to do in her first 12 years of being a principal-drop in on classes, address parents' concerns, or get to know students.