What makes a state school system effective? Education Week’s annual Quality Counts report card ranks state school systems on a host of factors, based on everything from academics and funding to socioeconomic factors that can affect student success in school and later in life.
In this 70-second video, Education Week identifies five traits that the nation’s most effective school systems have in common.
- Map: Where Does Your State Rank?
- Five Common Traits of the Top School Systems
- Quality Counts 2018: Grading the States
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A version of this news article first appeared in the On Air: A Video Blog blog.