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The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) has posted its 2015 "report card." NAEP measures student achievement and is given periodically to students across the United States. It will come as no surprise to many educators that the scores are down.
He discussed testing students as a measure of college preparedness, the issues of inequality and discrimination in the classroom, and the state of the US public education system.
Perhaps more uncomfortable for the French was the finding that inequality has widened. While the number of high-achieving
Chris Emdin and Ellie Williams join HuffPost Live to explain why American students' biggest problem is their schools.
Some are skeptical of the broader significance of the results. "Do I want Israel's economy, the American economy or Belgium's
Accompanying the report is model legislation authored by attorney Kathy Gebhardt, executive director of Children's Voices
Los Angeles Unified School District, Teachers Union Reach 'Historic' Tentative Agreement To Incorporate Student Test Scores In Teacher Evaluations
L.A. Unified represents the second-largest district in the country, serving more than 640,000 students in 900 schools and
In providing a rationale for front-loaded salary schedules, the authors cite research that indicates teachers are the most
"There were enough issues out there that were complex enough that we could not get to the point where we could get together
Based on a sample of more than 17,000 first-graders, the study by researchers from UCLA and the nonprofit Child Trends "provides
North Carolina School District Cuts Teacher Pay, Jobs To Provide Laptops For Students, Sees Scores Increase
Though the loss of 37 teaching jobs resulted in larger class sizes -- now 30 instead of 18 -- district officials told the
Donna Hubbard, Ohio School Superintendent, Placed On Leave Amid Allegations Of Falsified Attendance Records
Heffner has accepted the inspector general’s findings, and does not plan on resigning from his post. Lockland, which boasts
Los Angeles Unified School District And Teachers' Union Agree To Include Student Test Scores In Teacher Evaluations
UTLA has opposed the voluntary program -- spearheaded by district superintendent John Deasy -- claiming that test scores
Ohio has also received an Obama administration waiver from parts of the No Child Left Behind law, which required that the