Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) and U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) introduced the Foundations for Evidenced-Based Policymaking Act today which will create a national data clearinghouse that includes student data.
Career and Tech Education (CTE) is another top-down education reform policymakers have pushed whose results do not match the hype.
With all of the student data mining and schools, districts and states storing those records electronically who is surprised by hackers targeting that data?
Gates-funded Data Quality Campaign is going to Congress to weigh in on the Student Privacy Protection Act (H.R. 3157 – 114th Congress) to be reintroduced.
We highlight U.S. Parents Involved in Education’s (USPIE) blueprint to close the U.S. Department of Education and end federal mandates.
The Rt Hon Nick Gibb MP, UK Minister of State for School Standards, notes the United Kingdom’s shift away from skills-based education toward knowledge.
The New Hampshire Department of Education released last year’s Smarter Balanced and SAT scores which showed a decline in math and ELA proficiency.
Bill Gates during a speech at the Council of the Great City Schools said he would spend another $1.7 Billion on education initiatives in public schools.
Success Academies, a charter school network in New York City, grades their parents on homework supervision, school readiness, responsiveness and investment.
Kindergarten Entry Assessment is another education reform pushed onto states through federal money that had no basis in evidence.