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A One-Year Scorecard for Trump on K-12 Campaign-Trail Promises

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 21:56
Here's a look at how things have turned out on several key campaign pledges a year after Trump's upset presidential victory.
Categories: Education

Teachers Get an Invite to Policy Table in N.M.

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 21:56
After some contentious debates over its tough teacher-evaluation system, New Mexico is reaching out with new initiatives aimed at incorporating teachers’ input on education decisions made at the state level.
Categories: Education

Study: Do Parents Need a Reason to Go School Shopping?

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 21:56
A new study finds that parents are more likely to research and compare schools online when they face an impending move or a new school-choice option.
Categories: Education

Teaching Parents the Right 'Questions to Ask' in Schools

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 21:56
A long-running California program teaches parents how to advocate for their children and navigate a sometimes-unfamiliar school system.
Categories: Education

How to Make the Most of Your Time as a Principal

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 21:55
Make the most of faculty meetings, leverage parent volunteers, and other tips for school leaders from author and educator William Sterrett
Categories: Education

Give Teachers a Voice in Education Reform

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 21:55
Here are four guiding principles for a more robust public education system, from the leaders of the Teacher Union Reform Network.
Categories: Education

Food Allergies Are on the Rise. Are Schools Prepared?

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 21:53
Peanut allergies in children have increased 21 percent since 2010, a concern for school officials who must be prepared to counter severe reactions.
Categories: Education

We Need to Teach Students How to Talk

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 21:41
In a climate of intense political polarization, students need better training in communicating their ideas, write three education researchers.
Categories: Education

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