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Public television stations, along with several media stars, have joined the fight to curb the nation's dropout rates. Check out this article to see how different media organizations are addressing the education issue.
Some Lakeville students are participating in "flipped" classes where they do their course work at home by listening to taped lectures, and their homework at school. It's a strategy to use technology to enhance learning. Very innovative.
Almost all four-year colleges continue to use SAT scores and support it as a valid predictor of college success and college preparedness. Very interesting findings in this article.
All of the 226 students at this school have their own cubicle with a computer and spend over half of their day learning core concepts (math, science, etc.) on their computer. The school only has 5 real teachers but has seen a dramatic rise in test scores.