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No Tackle Left Behind
Grantland| 3/20/12

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Academic Value of Non-Academics
Education Next | Winter 2012

At a charter school in Washington, D.C., 19 seniors received college football scholarships this year. An article on Grantland looks at how Friendship Collegiate Academy became a football powerhouse. In an article that appears in the Winter 2012 issue of Ed Next, June Kronholz examines the link between afterschool activities and graduating from high school, going to college, and becoming a responsible citizen.

HT: Gotham Schools

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