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This is the fourth of a series of essays by panelists who participated in a community conversation Feb. 4 sponsored by The Dallas Morning News.
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Do the Common Core State Standards in English/Language Arts promote authentic civic learning? This article in The Atlantic magazine says yes.
As education reform takes hold across the country, we find ourselves traveling through another dimension - one not only of hysterics but also of childish behavior.
The College Board's March 5 announcement that the SAT college-admissions exam will undergo a significant overhaul in 2016 has generated no shortage of commentary, some of it praising the changes as a "democratization" of the test.
Childhood obesity has made it to the forefront of public health issues, both in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
There I was Tuesday morning, scrolling through the comments below a column my colleague Tim Swarens wrote about school testing and the unfortunate remarks made recently in Indianapolis by education historian/education-reform critic Diane Ravitch.
I'm an optimistic person. You would have to be to advocate school choice as a solution to the seemingly intractable problems associated with public education in the inner city.
First, yuppies seem to represent those folks who were able to pursue their own excellence and success while blithely ignoring the plight of those who were not as privileged.
Horry County police arrested a Socastee man Monday after a neighbor saw him outside having sex with her dog, a police report said.
Cornell University President Dr. David Skorton speaks during a news conference at the Smithsonian Castle in Washington, Monday, March 10, 2014, where he was named the 13th Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution.
A fight over education aid and its distribution is likely on its way as controversy continues over implementation of the new federal Common Core standards in New York.
Your child's report card, in large part, is determined by their commitment, work ethic, environment and support system.
"If 'they' would just leave us alone and let us teach!" An experienced and successful teacher almost couldn't wait to have me hear her say this.
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Everybody loves to hate the SAT, but the breathtaking changes to the 88-year-old college entrance exam unveiled here last week caught just about everybody by surprise.
The General Assembly passed a series of measures aimed at improving the state's treatment of the mentally ill in the wake of an assault on Sen. R. Creigh Deeds by his son.