Reform

4/24/2012

4/24/2012

Sarah Jessica Parker, Kerry Washington and Forest Whitaker are adopting some of the nation's worst-performing schools and pledging Monday to help the Obama administration turn them around by integrating arts education.

4/23/2012

4/23/2012

Struggling school districts in Missouri could see significant changes under two pieces of education legislation passed Thursday by the Missouri Senate.

4/20/2012

4/20/2012

For months, Leeds Global Partners, a New York-based firm specializing in educational issues as "attractive investment opportunities," has been closely involved in developing Conn. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's proposed school reforms.

4/20/2012

Struggling school districts in Missouri could see significant changes under two pieces of education legislation passed by the Missouri Senate.

4/18/2012

4/18/2012

New York City plans to open 54 new schools serving 21,000 students, including an academy of software engineering for grades nine through 12, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said.

4/18/2012

New York City is filled with schools marked twice over for death.

4/17/2012

4/17/2012

The US Department of Education is probably safe, for now. No matter who wins in November.

4/17/2012

Governors of both parties have promoted education reform, but so far no one has delivered more than Louisiana's Bobby Jindal.

4/16/2012

4/16/2012

While Gov. Bobby Jindal and his legislative allies celebrate the passage of sweeping changes to the state’s public-education system, some local teachers and teachers-in-training say they fear for the future the reforms have created.

4/13/2012

4/13/2012

A South Carolina bill that expands students' educational options within public schools advanced Wednesday to a Senate committee.

4/13/2012

Gov. Dannel Malloy's Education Reform Tour made its 11th stop during its circuit Tuesday night in Norwalk.

4/12/2012

4/12/2012

Arizona has “shut the door” on preschool programs by making funding cuts that leave a bleak educational future for the state’s children, according to a report released Tuesday.

4/10/2012

4/10/2012

The Iowa Senate passed its version of education reform, a significant step in what is becoming a legislative melee to find agreement between the governor and both parties in the final weeks before lawmakers go home.

4/9/2012

4/9/2012

It's 7:30 a.m. and the chief of the Los Angeles Unified School District briskly launches a powwow on the sensitive topic of how to place the strongest math teachers with the weakest students.

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