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CCASN News, supported by the College and Career Academy Support Network, is based in the Graduate School of Education at the University of California Berkeley. This free newsletter reports on significant developments in high schools and districts engaged in high school redesign, with a particular focus on Small Learning Communities, Career Academies, and related approaches.

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December 2013

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In this edition:

  • Dallas, Texas to Pilot a 3-Year High School Diploma Program
  • Texas Teachers, Business Leaders Collaborate on Career Endorsements
  • A Shout Out to Houston
  • Tech in Schools: Money Saved and Improved Grades
  • Volunteers Help Students Connect Learning and Careers
  • Corporal Punishment in Schools Persists in 19 States
  • Article: There is One Key Difference Between Those Who Excel at Math and Those Who Don't
  • Report: School Poverty -- More Than Race -- Affects Students' College Going
  • Dissertation: To Just Reach Farther
  • Documentary: The Graduates
  • More Resources for the Common Core

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