A Los Angeles Times story prompts Ramon C. Cortines to urge principals to get rid of bad teachers before their jobs become permanent through tenure.
The former NBA star starts a new organization with help from the Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation.
New Orleans parents have a positive view of their schools, a new study finds.
Clifford Janey says his work on academics in D.C. public schools has had an impact on the city's rising scores on the NAEP.
School districts need to give reporter access to policy decisions and classrooms to improve education coverage.
The district's emergency financial manager, citing low NAEP scores, wants authority over what is taught in Detroit.
Someone is always unhappy when a superintendent decides to close schools because of bad weather.
Andres Alonso pushed for the district to participate in the Trial Urban District Assessment program.
Results show some progress for urban cities in 4th and 8th grade math over the last two years.
Mayor Karl Dean announces a new charter school incubator for his city.