Quality Counts is Education Week's annual report on state-level efforts to improve public education. Published in January.
This 21st edition of Quality Counts
examines what states and districts are doing to make ready for the Every Student Succeeds Act’s implementation. This year's Quality Counts
also includes summative grades for the nation, each of the 50 states, and the District of Columbia on key education indicators.
Web-only and multimedia content includes:
2016: Called to Account
2015: Preparing to Launch
2014: District Disruption & Revival
2013: Code of Conduct
2012: The Global Challenge
2011: Uncertain Forecast
2010: Fresh Course, Swift Current
2009: Portrait of a Population
2008: Tapping Into Teaching
2007: From Cradle to Career
2006: Quality Counts at 10: A Decade of Standards Based Education
2005: No Small Change, Targeting Money Toward Student Performance
2004: Count Me In: Special Education in an Era of Standards
2003: "If I Can't Learn From You"
2002: Building Blocks for Success
2001: A Better Balance
2000: Who Should Teach?
1999: Rewarding Results, Punishing Failure
1998: The Urban Challenge: Public Education in the 50 States
Quality Counts '97
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Margaret J. Gaston and Jason Kamras, both contributors to this year's report, took questions from our readers.
January 16, 2008 – Education Week (Web)
The report's editors discussed this year's findings.
January 11, 2008 – Education Week (Web)