curriculum

Homework or Not? That is the (Research) Question.

Weighing the conflicting evidence.

The Equity Issue

Working around and with the bumpy playing field.

Serving Students with Special Needs and Gifted and Talented

This Connecticut district ensures that students of all abilities succeed.

The Educational Tech Scam

Common Core proponents have relied on bafflement and obfuscation to shut down inquiry by the paying public into the very political process of putting the initiative into action -- a process monetarily supported by private education corporations.

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Writing Across the K12 Curriculum

Common Core mandates for success.

'White Privilege' Lesson In Wisconsin Classroom Draws Ire

A Wisconsin high school is under fire after a parent accused a diversity class of promoting a critical race theory, alleging that students are being taught that minorities are disadvantaged by white oppressors, Fox News reports.

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Direct Instruction Leadership Institute

March 4-5, 2013

San Antonio, TX

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Targeted ASCD Books, Institutes Released to Strengthen Common Core Implementation Nationwide

ASCD is pleased to announce the release of four new grade-level and subject-specific books in the Understanding the Common Core Standards series.

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The Future of Personalized Learning in Elementary Schools

New technology advances personalized learning in elementary schools

Ohio's House Likely to Okay School Report Cards

The House of Representatives is expected to approve legislation to create a new school report card and accountability system that supporters hope will help improve student learning. “It is fitting that one of the final items we will deal with in this 129th General Assembly deals with legislation that will significantly advance the quality of education in our state,” Sen. Peggy Lehner, R-Kettering, told colleagues yesterday before the Senate approved its version of House Bill 555 by a vote of 27-6.

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