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Reform Movement 'Wrong,' Educator-Historian Says

Education is in "crisis". That's the message that was conveyed Thursday by education historian Diane Ravitch in a Distinguished Lecture Series appearance at William Paterson University.

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Students Show Growth in Math on National Test

New test scores show the nation's fourth- and eighth-graders are doing the best ever in math, but schools still have a long way to go to get everyone on grade level. In reading, eighth-graders showed some progress.

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Delaware State Mistake Means Change in Partnership Zone Schools

Secretary of Education Lillian Lowery today told the state’s superintendents that the department made a mistake in its list of worst-achieving schools.

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St. Bernard Parish (La.) Schools Continue to Improve and Top State List

St. Bernard Parish's public schools continued their upward trajectory last spring by making it into the top 15 scoring districts in the state, according to baseline state performance scores released Wednesday that combine test results, attendance records and dropout data from the two previous school years.

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Louisiana Schools to Receive Letter Grades This Week

Later this week, parents will learn whether their children's schools are making passing grades.

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Education Groups Join Common Core Math Coalition

Seven organizations have united to provide advice on issues related to the implementations of the mathematics curriculum and assessments

Changing of the Guard in Florida

How will the state’s new education commissioner and governor impact K12 momentum?

The Road to Rigor

Raising the bar across the curriculum has become serious business.

Multi-tier System of Supports

The RTI and PBIS approaches involve targeting specific areas in which students are struggling.

Product Focus

Tracking More Data With Student Information Systems

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