Waiver Could Help Northwest Arkansas Students Get Ahead
State Requirement Holds Many Students Back
Posted: January 19, 2014 at 5 a.m.
Asa Alsip said he could have had a head start on college had he been allowed to test out of some of his high school classes. A state requirement held him back.
At A Glance
States where units earned are based on time spent in class:
• District of Columbia
• North Dakota
Source: The Carnegie Foundation
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