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1 hr ago | Windsor Beacon
Advanced Placement U.S. History could become a new education battleground in Tennessee after a pair of Republican state senators alleged the course leaves out key founding fathers, principles of the Declaration of Independence and iconic American figures.
5 hrs ago | WPTV Local News
The Lee County school board voted on a decision Wednesday night that is a first of its kind in the state.
6 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com
The Lee County Board of Education voted 3-2 to ditch state standardized testing, despite the objections of the superintendent.
7 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News
A judge declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional again Thursday, finding that even though the Legislature pumped an extra $3 billion-plus into classrooms last summer the state still fails to provide adequate funding or distribute it fairly among school districts in wealthy and poor areas.
9 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
With a 3-2 vote on Wednesday night, the Lee County school district became the first in Florida to opt out of Common Core testing Lee County opts out of Common Core With a 3-2 vote on Wednesday night, the Lee County school district became the first in Florida to opt out of Common Core testing Check out this story on wtsp.com: ... (more)
13 hrs ago | WVNY
Starting in Spring 2015, Plymouth State University says they will no longer require applicants to submit SAT or ACT test scores.
It's rarely easy to get a child out of bed, dressed, fed and off to school, especially when it's still dark outside.
There, the members learned how the students performed on the ACT Tests during the past school year.
Not only does a higher ACT score help a student have a better chance at getting into the college of his or her choice, a higher score indicates the student is more likely to be ready to take classes at that college.
We used six indicators culled from school surveys to compare public high schools in the U.S., with graduation and college acceptance rates weighed most heavily.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Hundreds of people are supporting a move that could mean no more standardized testing for kids in school.
The Norfolk Public School District is showing signs of improvement almost across the board on the state's standardized tests.
Not only were their scores raised above the state average but were also improved in every category from the previous year.
Students in Idaho will be facing a new test this coming school year, the smart-balanced assessment.
Congressman Dan Lipinski is currently accepting nomination request letters from young men and women in the Third Congressional District who want to enter one of the U.S. Service Academies in 2015.
We checked in with the Austin School District to see how schools take this data and apply it to the curriculum.
Longtime Arizona entrepreneur Pat Sullivan will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Governor's Celebration of Innovation event in November.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 07:37 pm
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