Submitted by Georgia Langner on Fri, 03/09/2012 - 5:16pm
Educators learn about project-based learning by spending four days immersed in their own project creation while supported by a world-class faculty of education pioneers and punctuated by conversations with acclaimed experts.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Fri, 03/09/2012 - 1:15am
The Florida Legislature has finally figured out how to destroy public education — under the guise of "school choice." After all, everybody likes choice, unless it involves abortion, contraception or gay marriage.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Fri, 03/09/2012 - 1:12am
Glastonbury, Conn. teacher Scott Minnick compared the educational system to a tripod. One of the legs, he told the governor Tuesday night, is a "socioeconomic problem that ... teachers cannot fix." Then why, Minnick asked, does the education reform bill in the state legislature focus on teachers?
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Fri, 03/09/2012 - 1:06am
It came down to the final day and an unusual closed-door meeting by the entire House of Representatives, but the Legislature approved an education overhaul bill continuing Wyoming’s effort to help better prepare its public school students.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Fri, 03/09/2012 - 12:27am
In between back-to-back speaking engagments in Texas, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan met with sometime political adversary Gov. Rick Perry to discuss a possible waiver on the No Child Left Behind Act.