The schools rating website gives heavier weight to schools that are making strong academic growth and supporting historically disadvantaged students.
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Experts said it's hard to say whether the increase is due to greater awareness spawned by the #MeToo movement or a real increase in incidents.
July 17, 2018
The performance of schools in post-Katrina New Orleans has been a well-scrutinized experiment, with champions and critics of charter schools closely monitoring the results.
June 08, 2016
The site with more than 50 million users aims to make information on student access to educational opportunity more accessible for parents.
April 11, 2016
A Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights poll finds some parents believe public schools are doing a poor job overall addressing those concerns.
January 06, 2016
The survey also reveals that most superintendents believe that measuring the success of schools should include factors such as student engagement and student hope.
August 27, 2015
Michael Dodds is the fourth school administrator to be found guilty as part of a scheme to change student data to inflate district performance.
July 29, 2015
The new Backpack Index from Huntington Bank shows how a rise in estimated costs for school supplies could hurt low income families.
June 18, 2015
National campaigns aimed at decreasing rates of drowning have helped ignite district-level attempts to better educate students about swimming.
March 27, 2015
The leaders of the District of Columbia office of the state superintendent of education said her staff is working to beef up security measures after releasing the private data, including names, birth dates, and disciplinary records.