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Early College High School Success Story: Kiani Mullins

Kiani Mullins arrived at Ohio Dominican University with 31 hours of college credit and a clear sense of what she...

Published: March 24, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Alabama State Department of Education’s Innovation Zone / Flexibility initiative Approves Waiver

Birmingham City Schools received approval on a waiver submitted under the Alabama State Department of Education’s Innovation Zone/Flexibility initiative.

Published: March 21, 2014
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy, ESSA
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Making the Dream of College Attainable: Celebrating Early College High Schools

KnowledgeWorks Early College High Schools provide the necessary support for first-generation college goers to help them succeed.

Published: March 21, 2014
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy, ESSA
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Early College High School Success Story: Marquis Pugh

By the time Marquis Pugh graduated high school, he had also earned is associate degree from Lorain County Community College.

Published: March 20, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Early College High School Success Story: Paul Hovan

At Canton Early College High School, teachers didn’t consider Paul’s deafness an obstacle to his ability to work on a...

Published: March 19, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Early College High School Success Story: Adairia Kelly

When Adairia enrolled in a new and demanding high school, Dayton Early College Academy, she had to learn to develop academic...

Published: March 18, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Early College High School Success Story: Brandon Carter

Brandon Carter became one of the first students at Columbus’ Africentric Early College to qualify to take classes at Columbus...

Published: March 17, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Early College High School Success Story: Lauren Merrell

A first-generation college goer, Lauren Merrell graduated high school with her diploma and enough college credits to allow her to...

Published: March 14, 2014
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy, ESSA
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Early College High School Success Story: David Bresko

David Bresko had his four years at Youngstown Early College to work on his answer to "What will be your...

Published: March 13, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Early College High School Success Story: Rachel Sanchez

Rachel Sanchez is grateful to the education she received at Lorain County Early College High School but credits much of...

Published: March 12, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Early College High School Success Story: Terrance Truitt

Attending Canton Early College High School put Terrance Truitt on a pathway to success.

Published: March 11, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Early College High School Success Story: TaQuaesa Toney

When TaQuaesa Toney learned about Youngstown Early College, she thought, “It sounded too good to be true. I was going...

Published: March 10, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Recognizing Success at Akron Early College High School: Kwame Boakye

Kwame Boakye is a student at Akron Early College and is on track to earn his Associate in Arts Degree...

Published: February 27, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Talking Education

Harold Brown joined Judy Peppler and Greg Landsman for an-air interview on WVXU Cincinnati.

Published: February 12, 2014
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Getting Kids Access to College About More Than Politics

Most of the reactions I’ve been seeing to last night’s State of the Union address fall predictably into three camps:...

Published: January 29, 2014
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy, ESSA
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Study Highlights Impact of Early College High Schools

When the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation started working the Early College High School Initiative (ECHSI) in 2002, they were...

Published: January 21, 2014
Topics: Early College High School
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Changing the Experience of First-Generation College Goers

At KnowledgeWorks early college high schools, we create individualized learning plans for students, provide them the necessary supports and create...

Published: January 17, 2014
Topics: Early College High School, Education Policy, ESSA
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The Power of Expectations

In a talk, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said that one problem the United States faces in terms of academic...

Published: January 15, 2014
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Success at Frederick Douglass High School

Education Secretary Arne Duncan and Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. are visiting Frederick Douglass High School to discuss new...

Published: January 8, 2014
Topics: Education Policy, ESSA