Articles: Policy & Compliance

Common Core opponents fear courses will suffer

Critics of standards say teaching of literature will take a backseat as emphasis shifts to informational texts

Historic Washington D.C. school transforms into charter

To accommodate the wide age range of its students, the 147,000-square-foot building has multiple entrances and walking routes for student

North Carolina abolishes teacher tenure: What’s next?

Reformers and teachers’ advocates are clashing over a wide-ranging new voucher program and the elimination of tenure-based pay

Teacher prep programs failing, report says

Teachers not being trained for rigorous Common Core standards, National Council on Teacher Quality finds

Student Success Act heads to the Senate

Bill to revise ESEA would eliminate the adequate yearly progress measures of No Child Left Behind

30 states already teaching some Common Core

But education agencies are “struggling” to find resources to train teachers and principals, report says

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