Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 2:53pm
Facing federal scrutiny, Minneapolis schools are considering revisions to a discipline policy that is intended to keep order in classrooms but has imposed heavier penalties on black and American Indian students.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 2:46pm
Instead of perpetuating or even escalating the reform war, New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio has an opportunity to gather the tribes and develop a “post-reform” education agenda that combines the best that both sides have to offer.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 2:34pm
In the year since Adam Lanza shot 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School, lawmakers across the country have introduced hundreds of pieces of legislation. Many called for arming more security guards or, like a law passed in Texas, for arming teachers. Others tightened laws meant to keep guns out of schools.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 1:31pm
In recognizing the most innovative products, the annual Top 100 Award informs superintendents and other senior school district leaders about products their colleagues around the country are using to help their districts excel.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 12/09/2013 - 1:24pm
This comprehensive solution allows struggling readers and writers, students with learning disabilities such as dyslexia, and English Language Learners to access the supports they need within the Google environment.