Wilson High School’s principal, who told parents that students could lose their eligibility to play school sports if they failed to show up for the District’s annual standardized testing, has rescinded the policy.Read full article >>
They had to quickly spout knowledge about Punnett squares, diffractive scattering, Gila monsters and vectors. They also had to name the parts of a cell where RNA is made, then calculate the product of 84 and 96.Read full article >>
A new report released Monday shows that funding for preschool programs across the country fell by an unprecedented $500 million in the 2011-12 school year as enrollment stalled and more programs saw a drop in quality than improvement.
A petition in support of "parent trigger" legislation in Florida spearheaded by StudentsFirst, Michelle Rhee's education advocacy group, apparently has numerous signatures on it from people who say they didn't sign it.
State funding for preschool across the country dropped last school year after a decade of growth, tapping the brakes on the quality and reach of programs as President Obama has called for a massive expansion of early childhood education, according to a national survey scheduled for release Monday.Read full article >>