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  • The Efficiency Experts

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  • Cutting School

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  • Beyond the Bake Sale

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  • Every Doggett Has His Day

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  • Race to the Bottom Line

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  • Dropout problem drags Texas down

    The 2007-08 graduating class started with more than 370,000 students — and ended with about 237,000, or 64 percent. Not all students dropped out. Some left Texas public school and graduated elsewhere. Researchers argue over how to measure the dropout rate, but they agree on this point: It's way too high, and disproportionately high for Hispanic and black students.