Superintendents Speak-Up on ESEA Renewal Plan
Large-district supers pressure Congress to act. Education Week
Tennessee Teacher Evaluations: A Step Too Far?
Teachers push back against Race to the Top promises. The Huffington Post
Good News for Snowed-Out Schools?
Harvard study says snow days don’t hurt student achievement. The Washington Post
Survey Zeros-In on College-K12 Disconnect
Why higher ed and K-12 administrators need to work together. Hechinger Report
Cuomo Accuses NY Officials of Diluting Teacher Reviews
Gov. continues to push new teacher evaluation system. The New York Times
2014: Is This Year a Game-Changer?
What upcoming elections may mean for your school. Education Week
Common Core: It’s Working
How one school implemented the new standards successfully. Hechinger Report
State of the Union: Obama Expected to Address PreK
Expansion of PreK programs will be part of “year of action.” NPR
Do Tenure Laws Fail Students?
California’s landmark teacher tenure trial begins. Hechinger Report
Should the Federal Govt. Fund School Choice?
GOP proposal positions choice as answer to inequality. The Washington Post
Student-Date Breaches Raise Alarm
Recent trouble and public outrage have led to action. Education Week
D.C. Teacher of the Year to Attend State of the Union
Kathy Hollowell-Makle will be Michelle Obama’s guest. The Washington Post
Congress to Lose Major Education Reform Advocate
Rep. George Miller (D-Calif.) to retire. Education Week
School Violence Lands More Than 90,000 a Year in the ER
Study unveils continued school safety issues. NBC News
Judge Approves End of Arkansas Desegregation Funds
Payments will continue through the 2017-18 school year. The New York Times
What Will Universal PreK Look Like in New York?
Ambitious—but ambiguous—plans from de Blasio and Cuomo. Hechinger Report
Jay Mathews Takes on Diane Ravitch
Disagree, maybe. Listen? Absolutely. The Washington Post
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Do You Know Your Common Core Qs?
Atlanta Journal-Constitution puts new CCSS test questions to the test. Education Week
Why Aren’t More PH.Ds Teaching in Public Schools?
They’re highly qualified and need jobs so why not? The Atlantic
Bill Gates on Reform: “We Don’t Know If It Will Work”
The speech that has Gates’ detractors steaming. The Washington Post
Can Parents Close the School Readiness Divide?
New research suggests pathway to success. Hechinger Report
How To: Fund Universal Pre-K
New Yorkers sound off on city’s preschool system. WNYC