ACT released their 2017 scores, and there is still not a noticeable improvement in students’ college readiness, in fact, underserved students lag behind.
From STEM, STEAM, and STREAM to community schools, social-emotional learning and mindfulness parents need to understand education speak used in schools.
The new PDK poll shows that a majority of Americans support public school wrap-around social services and support schools asking for more money for them.
ACT has developed its own social-emotional learning assessment for middle and high school students and officially jumps into the latest education fad.
Joy Pullmann reminds us in Education Invasion: How Common Core Fights Parents to Control American Kids that as parents we are never without options.
Shane Vander Hart: There are lots of questions, few answers, and little evidence that personalized learning will bring about greater student achievement.
Forget one-size-fits-all standards and increased standardized testing, starting the school day for adolescents may impact student achievement more.
Jane Robbins: Joy Pullmann in her new book sees a renewed determination by parents to do whatever it takes to ensure a real education for their children.
Denis Ian: Mothers and fathers across America witnessed Donald Trump’s promise to end Common Core … and they signed that contract in the ballot booth.
Changes in communications strategies surrounding Common Core has just put lipstick on a pig. It may look prettier, but it’s still a pig.