Students in a small district near Los Angeles will soon be required to take an ethnic studies course in order to graduatea requirement some California legislators are hoping districts will adopt statewide.
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April 09, 2014
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April 04, 2014
States move to keep cursive instruction in classrooms, despite its absence from the common core.
March 05, 2014
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February 25, 2014
Some states have been stepping up their efforts to bring financial literacy to schools. Here's a roundup of recent state actions.
February 22, 2014
The jury is still out on whether new, digital instructional materials can achieve greater alignment with the new standards than traditional textbooks.
February 04, 2014
Even with a strong disclaimer of any federal role in common-standards work, Arne Duncan's speech is still greeted with grimaces by some of the core's advocates.
December 16, 2013
The educational publishing giant's payment of $7.7 million addresses claims by New York State that the foundation diverted money to its affiliated for-profit company.
December 12, 2013
A new brief reveals that women continue to lag in computing degrees and jobs.