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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Bright spots in education

Posted By on Tue, Sep 13, 2011 at 6:48 AM

I watched some of the state Board of Education meeting yesterday and was struck by information reported here on the continuing increase in the number of students taking Advanced Placement courses in Arkansas and the more encouraging fact that growth in the percentage of students scoring passing grades is exceeding the growth in participation.

The Stephens Media account also reports on an elementary school turnaround in Fort Smith worthy of note.

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