Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Mon, 07/02/2012 - 8:00pm
The head of Florida's Department of Education is writing parents to tell them that they shouldn't be overly concerned about the results of the state-required exam that's supposed to measure year-to-year improvements of students, teachers and public schools.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Wed, 06/06/2012 - 3:04pm
The head of the Kansas Department of Education said Wednesday it's not certain that the state will be granted its waiver request from the federal government for more flexibility under the No Child Left Behind Act.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Wed, 05/23/2012 - 9:35pm
Knowing that stress from the upheaval of widespread changes can cause an initial dip in achievement before improvements start to show, Superintendent James Meza said he braced himself for the test results from his first year of reforming Jefferson Parish public schools. Then on Wednesday, he rejoiced.