no child left behind
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Within hours of being confirmed, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, with Sub-President Donald J. Trump by her side, announced a new educational reform program called "Every Child Left Behind."
There is little evidence to suggest that states, left to themselves, will protect these children. There is no organized political
Dr. Mercer: When I was a young child, my aunt and uncle gave us their old black and white TV. Oprah told me on her show one
We have been stuck on the bandwagon of only "objective" measures, which has kept us focused on Knowledge. It is time to accept
“We could not accept the money,” said Nona “My girl is not for sale. But neither could we have her marry at 12. What about
Just as American society has evolved past the fantasy that the typical nuclear family lives in a house surrounded by a white
In years to come, when historians look back on the early twenty-first century, they are likely to refer to the "Bush-Obama
Now that the first month of school is over, parents can get ready for the next milestone of the school year - they will soon get reports of the state tests their children took last year.
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 hate reading.” Ouch. I’d rather walk across burning coal than to hear these words from the mouth of a student in my classroom