Despite Solid Adoption Calendar, State Financial Landscape Clouds 2008 K-12 Outlook

February 2008
Educational Marketer;2/18/2008, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p1
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The article discusses the challenges faced by K-12 publishers in improving adoption on education in the three largest states in the U.S. It states that California and Florida are facing budget deficits resulting from depression which will affect school spending for instructional materials. Moreover, it indicates that though elementary math adoption is possible in Texas. However, the debate over new standards for reading and language arts questions the acceptance of the standards.


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