The American Library Association's annual 'State of the Libraries' list singles out books that are most often challenged as inappropriate reading for young people.
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April 14, 2014
January 13, 2014
Among the changes Florida is considering is the addition of 52 calculus standards, and the requirement that elementary students master cursive writing.
December 18, 2013
The District of Columbia school system answers a big question hanging over its impressive gains on the regular NAEP: did the charter school sector drive those improvements? New results show the answer: nope.
December 03, 2013
The PISA results, released today, are both widely publicized and quite complicated. Here are some tips for understanding the data.
October 08, 2013
An international survey of literacy, numeracy and problem-solving skills shows U.S. adults weaker than those in most other developed countries.
October 07, 2013
Dowan McNair-Lee, the teacher Education Week profiled as she taught the common standards in English/language arts in her 8th grade classroom, has been honored for effective teaching.
September 06, 2013
Math is the top pick of U.S. adults asked to name the "most valuable" subject they studied in school, according to new Gallup data. Meanwhile, science is more popular than when the question was posed a decade ago.
August 14, 2013
Prominent names in reading instruction take on a controversial report that ranked teacher colleges, contending it overlooked best practices.
July 09, 2013
Books on display at Barnes & Noble offer a hint of what lies ahead for students in common-core classrooms.
June 27, 2013
New documents describe what students need to demonstrate to show achievement at each of the five levels of PARCC's test in literacy and math.