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Publication October 201316 pages(13E13)

Get It in Writing
Making Adolescent Writing an Immediate Priority in Texas

A call to action for Texas middle grades and high schools to make writing instruction a priority. Writing is an essential tool for learning academic content in any discipline. Get It in Writing summarizes the status of writing instruction and learning, outlines challenges to progress and lists valuable resources, including “Elements of Effective Adolescent Writing Instruction.”



2013 Press Releases


SREB Commission Focuses on Career and Technical Education
The goal: Prepare students for many options after high school
Dec. 10, 2013
SREB Commission Focuses on Critical Role of Community Colleges Oct. 18, 2013
State Legislatures on Education: SREB Reports Track Actions for 2013 Oct. 9, 2013
Average ACT Scores Rise in Eight SREB States, Fall in Region Overall Test Takers Increase Dramatically Aug. 21, 2013
Initiative Aids Postsecondary Distance Education Aug. 5, 2013
Demographics, Affordability Collide to Challenge College Completion Aug. 1, 2013
SREB Honors Nation’s Outstanding High Schools for Education Accomplishments July 17, 2013
4,700 Teachers Convene to Help Students Graduate Ready for College, Careers July 15, 2013
SREB Updates on NCLB Waivers, Policy Changes July 2, 2013
Abbiatti Joins SREB as Educational Technology Chief July 1, 2013
Kentucky Governor Beshear Elected Chair of the Southern Regional Education Board June 27, 2013
California Educator Named 2013 National Online Teacher of the Year Mar. 7, 2013
K-12 Access to Online Learning Grows in SREB States Feb. 25, 2013
SREB Reports Latest Statistics for Higher Ed Degrees, Enrollment and Funding in Southern States Feb. 12, 2013
SREB ShortTakes: Online Teachers Share Strategies Feb. 6, 2013
SREB, iNACOL Announce Finalists for National Online K-12 Teacher of the Year Award Jan. 30, 2013
SREB Reports Help States Narrow the Readiness Gap Jan. 25, 2013
Many SREB States Lead Nation in Education Week Rankings Jan. 10, 2013
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Arkansas State Notes 2013

The Southern Regional Education Board is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works with 16 member states to improve public education at every level, from pre-K to postdoctoral study and adult learning. The nation’s first interstate compact for education, SREB was created in 1948 by governors and legislators who recognized the link between education and the economic vitality of the region. Today, the organization continues to focus on improving quality of life by advancing public education.