Submitted by Marion Herbert on Sun, 06/03/2012 - 11:12pm
Alabama education officials are still reviewing a new law that establishes a statewide system for grading public schools and provides cash incentives to schools that improve their students' performance.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Sun, 06/03/2012 - 11:07pm
Louisiana is embarking on the nation's boldest experiment in privatizing public education, with the state preparing to shift tens of millions in tax dollars out of the public schools to pay private industry, businesses owners and church pastors to educate children.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Sun, 06/03/2012 - 10:54pm
These folks have been running for places on the 15-member Texas State Board of Education, which sets parameters for what public schoolchildren are supposed to learn, highly influencing the content of textbooks purchased all over the state and beyond.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Fri, 06/01/2012 - 4:07pm
This conference provides educators with an opportunity to learn through the creation of complex projects in a technology-rich environment, supported by top educational innovators. The institute includes a reception at the famed MIT Media Laboratory.