NBC Education Nation Scorecard for Schools
We just finished a project in conjunction with NBC News and The Gates Foundation related to education. The national scorecard allows parents to locate available school performance data, compare schools within districts and see state results. Do you know what state has the highest high school graduation rate in the country — or the lowest?
The scorecard was also featured on the Today Show last week, where Vicki Phillips, director of education for The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the PTA’s Byron Garrett showed how Scorecard software can make a big difference in understanding your child’s education:
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