“public-school” Charts

High School Dropout Rate: Males vs. Females »

The high school dropout rate among Americans ages 16 to 24 has been decreasing since 1967. However, the sex with…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 158
Score: 2

Teachers Are Becoming Better Educated »

Public school teachers are becoming increasingly likely to pursue higher education. In 1961, only 23.1% of public school teachers held…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 82
Score: 2

What is the most valuable school subject? »

40% of men surveyed in a Gallup poll stated that math was the most valuable subject they had studied in…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 93
Score: 1

Leaving the Disabled Behind »

There is a 20% difference between the overall high school graduation rates in the United State and the rate of…

Alejandro Esquino Gomez
by: Alejandro Esquino Gomez
views: 45

Study Proves Effectiveness of Teach For America Teachers »

According to a new randomized study conducted by Mathematica Policy Research, Teach for America teachers were found to be more…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 76

Getting Ahead: Cheating Among Harvard's Incoming Freshmen »

According to a new Harvard survey, ten percent of Harvard's incoming freshman reported cheating on exam prior to entering college,…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 71

Decreasing Reliance on Public School Transportation »

The percentage of students transported at public expense has been slowly decreasing since peaking at 61.3% in 1984-85. In 2007-08,…

Steven Davies
by: Steven Davies
views: 55

Perceived Effect of Public School Food Laws on Academics »

Aside from the positive physical effects federal laws restricting unhealthy food options at public schools might have on American children,…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 69

Perceived Effect of Public School Food Laws on Obesity »

Nearly 6 out of 10 adults nationwide believe federal laws restricting foods that can be served on public school grounds…

Peter Graham
by: Peter Graham
views: 50

Americans Favor School Food, Bake Sale Restrictions »

57% of Americans say they would support a federal law restricting the kinds of foods available at public schools, including…

Anonymous
by: Anonymous
views: 31