Archives for September 2009

News-in-Brief – September 2009

Promoting Middle School Improvement LDA is working for you to ensure appropriate instruction and supports for students in the middle grades (grades 5-8), so they can be successful in high school and graduate prepared for postsecondary education and meaningful employment. LDA is partnering with other national organizations including, the National Middle School Association, the National Association of Secondary School Principals, the College Board, and ACT for passage of the Success in the Middle Act (H.R. 3006; S. 1362). The bill would provide grants for states to implement improvement plans that describe what students must learn to successfully complete the middle… Read More »