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Pennsylvania’s Spending Gap Between Rich, Poor Schools Cited

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan says Pennsylvania has the largest spending gap between rich and poor school districts — and that must change.



Data Indicates High School Graduation Rates Are Up

High school graduation is up. Using data from the National Center for Education Statistics, we can track transfer students and also break down graduation rates by states and income.



High School Graduation Rates Highest Since 1970

The latest figures released by the National Center for Education Statistics reveal that America’s high school graduation rate noticeably improved from 2009 to 2010.