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January 08, 2009

Obama: Stimulus Will Modernize Schools, Teacher Training

President-elect Barack Obama delivered a major speech today to urge "dramatic action" to jump-start the economy. In addition to highlighting his plans to use an estimated $775 billion in federal stimulus money to expand Internet broadband, computerize medical records, and double the production of a...

December 11, 2008

Going through Bill Ayers Withdrawl?

Never fear. Last week, Bill Ayers wrote an op-ed piece for the New York Times about his time with the Weather Underground. And in it, the University of Illinois, Chicago education prof reiterates claims that he wasn't a close associate of President-elect Obama's. This morning, the post's Charles ...

November 07, 2008

Obama's First Moves On Education

The president-elect attends parent-teacher conferences and hires a friend of charter schools to be his top staffer.

October 30, 2008

N.H. Republicans Cite Education as Reason to Vote Obama

They expressed displeasure with Sen. John McCain's K-12 agenda.

October 30, 2008

Education Makes More Than a Cameo Appearance in Obama Ad

The ad featured a coupon-clipping educator who works an extra job to supplement her teacher's salary.

October 29, 2008

Would Education Be a Priority in an Obama Administration?

Tonight's prime-time 30-minute ad may offer a clue as to whether education programs would really see substantial increases in an Obama administration.

October 24, 2008

How Well Do you Know the Presidential Candidates?

Match the right education quote with the right candidate as part of EdWeek's new interactive campaign game.

October 22, 2008

Different Perspectives on Portfolios

The Obama campaign's mention of portfolios as part of the student-assessment mix has sparked quite a bit of discussion in the blogsphere.

October 21, 2008

Not So Fast: Obama Won't 'Dump' NCLB Testing

The Obama campaign today said that testing should be reformed to include alternative forms of assessment such as portfolios.

October 21, 2008

Urban Schools' Open Letter to the Next President

The Council of the Great City Schools asks the nation's next leader to commit to making American urban education the world's best.

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