High school students in Brooklyn, New York City walked out of school in protest of a personalized learning program funded in part by Mark Zuckerberg.
Shane Vander Hart: Both the testing and accountability movement and personalized learning are examples of top-down, dataless reforms that won’t work.
Lynne Taylor: Election Day did not change the fact that our education system has been reduced by absurdity by educrats at all levels of government.
The Heritage Foundation and Pioneer Institute co-hosted a panel discussion entitled “Rethinking Federal Intervention in K-12 Education”
Sandra Stotsky: All students, including minority students, need academically stronger teachers, whether in North Carolina or Massachusetts.
Floridians elected a staunch Common Core opponent in Congressman Ron DeSantis (R-FL) to become the Sunshine State’s next Governor.
It’s election day and Shane Vander Hart reminds us to take our civic duty seriously and get out and vote for the candidates who offer sound education policy.
Online data, whether it is employee data or student data, is not 100 percent safe which is why schools should be extremely limited in what they store online.
Common Core’s emphasis on critical thinking will not help schools provide better civics education, but will produce student activists who know nothing.