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3 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
In Alameda County, nearly 70 percent of low-income youth are not proficient readers by the end of third grade, according to 2013 standardized test scores.
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3 hrs ago | Estes Park Trail-Gazette
Editor's note: This is the fourth in a four-part series highlighting the local entities that will benefit from this year's Estes Park United Campaign.
5 hrs ago | NOLA.com
Nationally, high school students perform poorly on the ACT. But poor students are even further academically behind than wealthier peers, a new study finds.
6 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
A recent study may have confirmed what public health and education advocates have long tried to argue: a positive and supportive school environment improves the health of children from low socioeconomic backgrounds, ultimately increasing their academic performance.
9 hrs ago | Battle Creek Enquirer
The Delton Amateur Community Theatres production of You Can't Take it With You continues this weekend with two shows Saturday, July 26, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, July 27 at 2 p.m. In their first weekend, more than 200 people enjoyed Delton ACTs sophomore production.
13 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
In less than a month, students will walk through the doors at Broken Arrow High School, and the State Department of Education tells FOX23 they still do not know who will provide standardized tests for thousands of students across the state this school year.
According to the most recent data produced by The Great Australian Sex Census, the significant influence of technology, especially smartphone has in an individual's sex life has been deduced.
Maine Connections Academy, a virtual charter school for students in grades seven through 12, is holding several informational workshops this month and next for Maine parents and students interested in a nontraditional middle school and high school environment.
If a new proposal from the American Bar Association is passed, the LSAT could be waived for 10 percent of law school students beginning in August, according to The Central Florida Future.
If a law school requires all of an applicant's LSAT scores, it may not be worth the effort to retake the exam.
In regards to Testing Services , the Department of Education provides a wide range of services to Florida schools, school districts, community colleges, universities, and students including school accountability and testing of students, teachers, and principals.
Risky health behavior including binge-drinking, unsafe sex and use of hard drugs was less common among these kids, compared with peers who went to mostly worse schools.
ACT Policing is advising motorists that 40km/h speed limits will be enforced in school zones for the start of the new school term on Monday .
One of the external forces interfering with student learning is time stolen from teaching.
There are a lot of opinions about where you should go to college. A lot of those opinions are probably wrong -- at least the ones based on myths about what makes a good school to get a degree from.
My homeschooling journey began 24 years ago, when my oldest daughter was attending public kindergarten.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 04:18 pm
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