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Michael A. Spar

May 05, 2009
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March 16, 2009
March 16, 2009 — A forthcoming release of dropout rates from Virginia's public schools, to be issued this month by the Department of Education, will likely raise questions, according to researchers from the University of Virginia's Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service demographics and workforc
June 05, 2007
June 5, 2007 -- Manufacturers of caps and gowns may scramble for supplies this June.  According to a recent study by the Demographics and Workforce Section of the University of Virginia’s Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service, this year’s public high school graduating class of 81,320 sets a new