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Chinle High senior Cooper Burbank shooting hoops with his younger brother. Burbank hopes to get bachelor’s and master’s degrees in engineering.

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Less than one out of three students in Arizona in 2013 earned a four-year degree in six years or less, according to a 2015 report by the U.S. Department of Education. Read more»

With the House and Senate set to take up bills to replace the No Child Left Behind Act, the White House released  a report showing a wide achievement gap between the top- and bottom-performing schools in each state.

A state-by-state report released by the White House showed a wide disparity in reading and math scores and in graduation rates, which led administration officials to urge Congress to address those problems in a rewrite of the No Child Left Behind Act. Read more»

While more than half of U.S. states saw an increase in graduation rates between 2002 and 2009, Arizona's rate declined. Read more» 1