Years ago, we wanted to be able to broadcast to our parents through our own [TV] channel," explains Charlie Garten, discussing the initial interest of his district in video-production technology. "But once we saw Web streaming we decided not to worry about a channel.
California schools appear to be making progress toward federal goals for student proficiency in English and math.
Algebra is a gateway to better math scores on standardized tests, higher math courses, and college attendance. Several studies have now established these benefits.
While on a recent flight across the South Pacific, I pondered the challenges facing American education. Somewhere high above Guam, it hit me.
When Irene Runnels landed a school Suburban in the mud on the banks of the Red River, her boss responded with a grin and shrug of his shoulders.