common core

Before we have another wave of "reforms," bottom-up ground level education assemblies across the country must discuss what
Whereas, Ms. DeVos has been at the forefront of the establishment of the Detroit charter school initiative, by all accounts
Because classic poetry isn’t just the language of the privileged.
It is not enough to be a critic. If educators, parents, and students, and progressive citizens are going to transform public education in the United States we have to develop an Anti-Trump Agenda and build an Anti-Trump social movement.
There is little evidence to suggest that states, left to themselves, will protect these children. There is no organized political
We have been stuck on the bandwagon of only "objective" measures, which has kept us focused on Knowledge. It is time to accept
New York is in the process of revising Common Core Standards, at least that is what its State Education Commissioner claims.
They had so many questions: how heavy is a bucket of water, how far is 12 miles, and how does it feel to walk that far carrying
The shortcomings of our K-12 system carry over into the postsecondary years at considerable cost. We still have too many instances of social promotion where high school diplomas go to "graduates" who can't do third-grade math.
I realized that my son would probably do just fine in public school kindergarten, but only if he could go back in time and attend kindergarten in 1980, not 2016. My son is not ready for kindergarten in 2016.