It's easy to see racism when a white police officer kills an unarmed black citizen. We should feel similar outrage when the perpetrator and victim are both African American. Such violence also reflects the structural inequalities that adversely impact black lives.
Michelle Rhee Sets Up Shop In SC StudentsFirst, the former D.C. chancellor's national lobbying group, is branching out into South Carolina, reports the Post and Courier. The paper notes that SC received a "D" grade on SF's recent policy report card -- not exactly stellar. On the group's SC agenda: turnarounds, teacher evaluations, charter school accountability, and the parent trigger.
"Singular horrible events like [the Sandy Hook shooting] make us all upset, but if we look at the data, it doesn't make sense
Those who know Compton tell FITSNews, a South Carolina conservative news and entertainment website, that he is a good teacher
Distributed by MCT Information Services SCDE spokesman Jay W. Ragley said that educators had plenty of chances to give input
Similar problems with social media have affected communities across the country. In July, a Bradenton, Fla. parent found
Humphrey has been an educator for 15 years, spending 11 of those teaching in the area, according to WIS. Bounds tells the
Disagreements on school dress codes and hair styling appropriate for classroom settings are prevalent. Hannah Adams, another
"If you want to do that, that's fine. I just don't think that facial beauty is something that should be criteria to be a
The Associated Press reports that Orangeburg’s dropout rate is 2.5 percent, slightly below the state’s average of 3 percent
The court ruled that students may receive credit for Released Time courses -- which allow students to receive religious instruction
My son graduates from high school in two weeks, and part of me wants to fist bump Shannon Cooper, and be right in there with the parents who are on their feet cheering.
When will Congress stop ignoring the education of the children of military families who have sacrificed so much since the war on terror began?
Dropouts are not eligible for 90 percent of the jobs in our economy, and a student drops out of high school every 26 seconds
Clearly there's a movement to get people -- with the help of teachers and counselors -- to think before marrying or divorcing. It sounds like a good idea, but do marriage prep courses work?
As the Republican candidates leave Nevada, one topic seems to have escaped their attention entirely: a credible economic cure for what ails the states where they're waging their campaigns for president.
The single-sex movement in public schools has been growing fast, but there is little to no evidence that single-sex classrooms improve academic achievement.
There are certain teachers whose influence can affect students for the rest of their lives, whose names are never forgotten
The very public display of Ty'Sheoma Bethea's struggle illustrates the heartlessness of Governor Sanford's posturing against accepting badly needed stimulus money for South Carolina.