Renewed commitment to closing the achievement gap

(Kentucky) Educators across the state are taking a deep dive into the instructional practices at their schools in hopes of finding new strategies for closing ongoing student achievement gaps that state officials have called “alarming.”

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Room to improve school services for LGBT students

(Calif.) Even with all of the progress made in recent years to improve educational services for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students, their well-being is still at risk in many schools with only a handful of districts attempting to address the issue through their Local Control Accountability Plans, advocates said.

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