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"The problem is not that we have a bunch of racist teachers and administrators. But many aren’t aware of the biases and prejudices that they, like all of us, harbor, and our current system offers very little diversity training to preschool staff,"...
"The problem is not that we have a bunch of racist teachers and administrators. But many aren’t aware of the biases and prejudices that they, like...
An essay that appeared recently in The Washington Post has brought renewed attention to discipline disparities taking place across all school levels...
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"America's future is based on technology, yet barely a majority of parents and students think schools are up to the challenge of training the next...
Do America's schools have the tools and talent to train the next generation of technology users? Only about half of parents and students say yes...
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Critics say teachers receive tenure too quickly, and that "last-in, first-out" seniority rules mean younger teachers are dismissed before older...
Lawsuits and disputes involving the controversial issue of teacher tenure continue to spread from California to New York.  According to NPR....
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Chromebooks have a physical keyboard, making it easier for students to create content. Also, Chromebooks update automatically and are cloud-based.
In the last quarter, schools have purchased more than one million Chromebooks, outpacing Apple. In response, Microsoft, another competitor, has...
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"This comes as a very unpleasant surprise, because we have to find $1 million," said School Board Chairwoman Alison Crumbley. "We can't do what the...
Due to low performance, three elementary schools in Pasco County School District must add an extra hour to their school days. District officials are...
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This program strives to get lunches to all children. This way, families who truly need assistance will receive the lunches in a discreet way.
Thanks to the Healthy Hunger Free Kids Act of 2010, students in the Missouri and Kansas school districts of Kansas City and Hickman Mills are...
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"So far, member of Congress have only had one thing to say in response to a revamped IDEA: Get in line."
Outdated funding formulas are causing severe disparities in terms of states' abilities to adequately serve children with special needs. So said...
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Factional warfare such as the Common Core debate is nothing new in the field of education. An opinion writer breaks down the players as each argues...
Factional warfare such as the Common Core debate is nothing new and has been seen throughout the 1900s in the field of education. It is important to...
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Members of both parties have been unable to agree on a fix for the "broken" NCLB law. Meanwhile, states continue to rely on waivers from the law's...
Education Secretary Arne Duncan's plan to give schools a break from student-testing mandates seems to be working in 42 states and the District of...
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New York City spends more than $200 million a year on private schooling when public schools fails to meet the needs of students with disabilities.
A growing number of families seeking private schooling for severely disabled students--at public expense--have butted up against the New York City’s...
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