Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 05/08/2012 - 11:24pm
Connecticut lawmakers have given final legislative approval to a wide-ranging bill that attempts to overhaul the state's public education and attempt to close one of the nation's largest achievement gaps between rich and poor.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 05/01/2012 - 12:42am
Declaring that “government has failed to do what government should be doing,” Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo moved to assert his influence over New York State’s education policy, appointing a former Citigroup chairman to lead a new commission charged with improving student performance.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 05/01/2012 - 12:35am
A federal lawsuit against a Florida school district alleges two black women who scored well on an adult skills test in 2010 were accused of cheating because, they were told, "you people don't score that high."