Listen: How New Data on Kentucky’s Public Schools Can Boost Student Achievement

August 20, 2015

The SDP College-Going Diagnostic for Kentucky is featured in the following WFPL news article.

Why is there such a large gap between the number of Kentucky students who graduate high school on time and those who go straight to college?

How much does the high school a student attends affect his or her prospects for the next level?

What’s being done to close the achievement gaps for Kentucky’s high school students?

A report from Harvard University’s Strategic Data Project released earlier this week shed new light on student performance at public high schools throughout the state. Using data provided by the Kentucky Department of Education, the report showed which schools are succeeding — and which are falling short — in preparing students for college.


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