Quotable & Notable

The Education Gadfly

?But even as heavyweight policy folks talked about improving community college outcomes yesterday, high school reforms that could help with that?such as increasing rigor and smoothing the transition to higher ed?didn't even make the radar.?

?Catherine Gewertz, Assistant Editor for Education Week

?What Comes Before Community College? High School,? Education Week

$15 Million

The amount that the National Education Association (the nation's largest teachers union) will be spending on advertising, mostly on behalf of Democrats, for this year's midterm congressional elections.

?NEA to spend $15 million on midterm campaign ads,? The Washington Post