June 23, 2006

It's graduation week!

One more belated entry in the grad-rate report sweepstakes: the National School Board Association's Center for Public Education guide on graduation rates, released yesterday. (Hat tip: Andrew Rotherham.) Sometime overnight, my brain convinced me that this slew of reports was distributed over two weeks, not one. But it really has been just one week.

And on the way back from a music lesson today, we listened to Garrison Keillor's 1998 "Graduation" (one of his News from Lake Wobegone stories, in a collection purchased on Father's Day, last Sunday). How appropriate...

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