July 22, 2007

More on inflated Florida graduation stats

Today's article by Margaret Susca on GED withdrawals in Florida (hat tip) again raises issues about an official measure that inflates graduation stats by making schools and districts unaccountable for students who drop out and enter a GED program.

I'm back in my office this morning, continuing reading student papers. Harry Potter is downstairs in the car. Incentive, anyone?

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Posted in Education policy on July 22, 2007 9:57 AM |