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State Web Sites for Graduation Requirements - The National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO) maintains this Web page that links visitors to information on state graduation requirements, which includes all U.S. states that have their graduation requirements online. NCEO also provides state policy information on accommodations, alternate assessments, out-of-level testing, participation, reporting and standards....

American Diploma Project - Through the American Diploma Project (ADP) Network governors, state education officials, postsecondary leaders, and business executives work together to improve postsecondary preparation by aligning high school standards, graduation requirements and assessment, and accountability systems with the demands of college and careers. To close the expectations gap, ADP Network states have committed to four actions: align high school standards and assessments with the knowledge and skills required for the demands of college and careers; establish graduation requirements that require all high school graduates to complete a college- and career-ready curriculum so that earning a diploma assures a student is prepared for postsecondary education; develop statewide high school assessment systems anchored to college- and career-ready expectations; and create comprehensive accountability and reporting systems that promote college and career readiness for all students. ...

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