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A college degree is increasingly essential if citizens are to reap the benefits of the Souths new and still developing knowledge-driven economy. Higher education is the gateway to better jobs and the higher standard of living that goes with them.
Miles To Go (1998)

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Miles To Go Louisiana (1.8 meg)
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Click to view the full article (PDF) Miles to Go Louisiana -- The Only Way Forward: Changing Directions in Education (2006, 22 pages) *************************************************************************** This report documents the economic and educational gains that Louisiana can realize over time if it increases high school and college enrollment and graduation rates; expands funding and coverage of high-quality pre-kindergarten programs; and reduces education gaps by race and income in academic performance and resources. The report shows the link between education and income in Louisiana and the vital role that P-20 education plays in advancing both the state's economy, income, and quality of life.
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