Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 06/19/2012 - 3:48pm
The state board of education gave its blessing to a wide ranging set of policy changes on Tuesday, signing off on a new formula for grading the quality of public schools as well as the details of how state officials plan to implement a landmark package of education bills that cleared the state Legislature with the backing of Gov. Bobby Jindal this spring.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 06/19/2012 - 3:40pm
A Brooklyn public school building that had leaking light fixtures will be moved to the top of the list of schools with PCB problems, and the city will replace its lighting very soon, city officials said last week.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 06/19/2012 - 3:30pm
As the Baltimore school system prepares to implement a more stringent curriculum next year, sample evaluations of more than two dozen schools show that many are struggling with how to effectively teach children.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 06/19/2012 - 3:22pm
eInstruction Corporation provides classroom instructors greater flexibility in testing and assessment and more effective use of cutting-edge technology with the release of an update to its Insight 360 formative instruction system.