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October 31, 2008

Palin's Parent Proposal

Like parts of McCain's Head Start proposal, it seems that some of her proposals to help parents of special needs students may already be law.

October 24, 2008

Sarah Palin Gives a Big Speech on Special Education

Palin advocated, among other things, for full funding of the Individuals With Disabilities Education Act. I wonder how that will square with Sen. John McCain's plan to freeze most spending - including for education programs.

October 03, 2008

UPDATED: In Palin's Backyard: The Energy Crisis and Rural Alaskan Schools

Residents of Alaska's small villages and cities are fleeing their rural communities—and their local schools—for more urban Anchorage, where gas, heating fuel, and food are cheaper.

October 02, 2008

Give Palin and Biden Extra Credit for Bringing Up Schools

There wasn’t a single question on schools during the vice presidential debate, but the candidates managed to sneak in some comments on education.

October 02, 2008

Tonight's VP Debate: Will Education Make an Appearance?

If the moderator doesn't ask a question about schools, it won't be because no one tried.

October 01, 2008

Palin on Teaching Evolution in Schools

The Republican vice presidential nominee told Katie Couric that evolution, and not creationism, should be in the public school curriculum.

September 15, 2008

Palin: 'I'm a Product of Title IX'

She tells ABC that questions about combining family and a political career are irrelevant, thanks in part to the federal law barring sex bias in education.

September 09, 2008

The Defense of Palin on Special Education Funding

While Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has only recently vaulted to the national stage, she's been on the radar screen for awhile here at Education Week, which covers the education angle of legislative sessions, governors' State of the State addresses, and any other big policy developments in the state capit...

September 04, 2008

Did Palin Cut Special Education Funding in Alaska?

These false charges spreading throughout the Web are driven by a misreading of the state's budget documents.

September 04, 2008

Delegates Praise Palin's Grace and Grit

Alaska governor cast herself as the PTA and hockey mom with bite in her speech to the Republican convention.

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