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Connecticut Education Commisioner Pryor: Don't Delay Education Reform

Education Commissioner Stefan Pryor Wednesday deflected calls for delaying some of the governor's proposed education reforms, saying the time for reform is now.

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Research: Afterschool and Expanded Learning Programs

These programs play a vital role in student success.
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Spanish-Language Education Fair Aims For College Dreams

Thousands of parents waited in line Saturday morning for an education fair aimed at Hispanic families hosted by the Austin Independent School District.

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Oprah a 'Proud Momma' As First Academy Students Graduate

Surrounded by the white-clad students of her all-girls academy, Oprah Winfrey is glowing with pride.

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Social-Emotional Learning Combats Educator Burnout

Mounting research shows that addressing the inner lives of teachers may combat teaching stresses.

The School-Community and College-Readiness Connection

Those who hold leadership roles within our schools must come to terms with the fact that standards, curriculum, instruction, assessments and accountability will only get you so far in improving student achievement.

Home Visits Hone Relationships

Mason County (Ky.) School District

Tough Tactics for Retention

Superintendent Jose M. Torres, Illinois School District U-46

Company Helps Ohio Communities in Schools Focus on Drop Out Prevention

AT&T* today announced a $7,500 contribution to Communities In Schools of Central Ohio high school drop out prevention program called The School Resource Coordinator Program.

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Child Poverty Up in 96 of Top 100 School Districts Since 2007, Census Says

The child poverty rate rose during the recession in 1 of every 5 counties across the nation, the U.S. Census Bureau said Tuesday.

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