Tag: high school graduates

Educational Stages, Secondary Education

New Education Policy Roadmap Aims to Ensure High School Graduates in Every State are ‘Future-Ready’

May 9, 2022

Via: eSchool News

Parents and educators agree that a key goal of K-12 education is to ensure that students are “future-ready”—with the knowledge, skills, and drive to navigate their careers and lives. Americans look to the education system to equip young people to […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Advice and Caution on Investing in a College Education

April 27, 2021

Via: Education Next

In a typical year, more than 2 million recent U.S. high-school graduates begin college in the fall. Students and families, in taking the huge financial leap into the college market, face both uncertainty and risk. Since the vast majority of […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Declines in high school graduates may not be as bad as expected: report

December 15, 2020

Via: Education Dive

WICHE projects 10% more high school graduates in 2025 than it did in its previous forecast, made four years ago. Rising graduation rates among public high school students of color — defined as graduates not categorized as White — are […]