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Do Clothes Make the Student?

With the uniform trend on the rise, many administrators say uniforms help improve student behavior and learning. A new report says not so fast.

A (Not So) Hard Bargain

Contract negotiations have become a whole lot less contentious in many districts today, as the tenets of interest-based bargaining take hold.

Faster, Cheaper, Better

Distance education is no longer the next great phase of K-12 education. Acceptance is growing, technologies are improving and demand is rising.

Getting Wired

Learn how this Cincinnati-based district dramatically altered the way it teaches students through a host of cutting-edge technologies.

Do These Web Sites Work?

Sometimes they work, sometimes they don't. Learn what our online experts, Odvard Egil Dyrli and Gary Stager say.

Update

Education news from schools, businesses, research and government agencies

Curriculum Update

The latest developments in math, science, language arts and social studies

Defending My State

Sure Connecticut has a large gap between white and black students. But Texas' gap shrunk mostly because its white students did worse on the latest NAEP tests.

From Lost to Found

Problem: Without a better textbook management system, predicted losses for the Lee County School District.

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