On this day 39 years ago, President Jimmy Carter signed the Department of Education Organization Act creating the U.S. Department of Education.
Tech leaders warned the UK House of Commons Select Education Committee about “knowledge curriculum” saying it will not prepare students for the world of work.
Denis Ian: Common Core has given educational cover for a small and noisy minority of ideological polluters into our schools.
The former CIO for the Oregon Department of Education says they suspended and moved to terminate her over her complaints about data privacy and security.
How has Common Core changed what teachers know and do? The Rand Corporation released a report that examines whether or not that is the case.
The takeaway of a study of six nations that spends more money per child than the U.S. on early childhood education is that we need a greater investment.
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released a parents’ guide to the Every Student Succeeds Act which contains some useful information if you ignore the propaganda.
A high school teacher in Miami, FL had literature textbooks that she purchased carted away because they did not fit with the Florida Standards.
“An approach to education based on standards invariably results in checklists being brought out and omissions noted, rather than accomplishments cited.”
Shane Vander Hart asks Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, “Why are you afraid to ignore the floundering group think mentality that currently exists?”