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Since 2009, the feds have received 2,000 complaints of such incidents. But until now, due to the nature of his disability
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King had proposed allowing up to 2 percent of New York students with severe disabilities to be tested at their instructional
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The Obama administration will announce plans on Monday to enforce a long-ignored federal mandate: a decade-old requirement that states give students of all ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds equal access to good teachers.
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The new initiative, called "Excellent Educators for All," aims to bring states into compliance with a teacher equity mandate
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Miller also said that some states appear to be backsliding on a commitment to provide students with disabilities with equitable
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“Effective teaching and learning cannot take place unless students feel safe at school,” Secretary of Education Arne Duncan
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Obama administration's decision to crack down on college tuition hikes has been long in the making. Our deeply flawed student aid model has pushed tuitions so high that the bubble is about to burst.
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Duncan's press secretary Daren Briscoe declined to comment. Vadehra did not respond to voice messages and emails. For Vadehra
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Polis, the Colorado representative, agrees. "It's a non-starter for anyone who's serious about education reform," he said
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At least one state chief has already decided he will not apply. "Today's announcement is not in the best interest of Florida's
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Now, the House and Senate are working to rewrite the bill in the context of tighter fiscal conditions and the Obama administration's
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Notably, Sen. Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.), who cowrote a bipartisan NCLB bill with Harkin last year, supported Alexander, saying that
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That Harkin's bill preserves these goals to some extent has pleased the civil rights and business communities. The Alexander
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As a bellwether for innovation and home to one out of every eight children in America, California will play a vital role in fulfilling the president's vision for early learning.
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Duncan said the tax fight is"absolutely a fight worth having." President Barack Obama's "Preschool for All" initiative in
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The study's findings were less glowing about KIPP's behavioral tactics, which include positive reinforcement and, in some
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The correlation that stuck with me the most from my service at the Department of Labor during the Clinton years was the one between learning and earning, simply, "The more you learn, the more you earn."