Arts education often has to prove that it leads to student achievement, but what does student achievement mean?
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May 14, 2013
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There are numerous ways to educate ELL students, but what is the best way to do it?
May 04, 2013
In order to narrow the achievement gap children need to begin with high quality preschool programs. Unfortunately those programs are not found in poor communities and there are many reasons why.
April 28, 2013
Considering GLSEN's research and the stories of children dying unnecessarily at a young age, it came as a surprise that Michelle Rhee named someone who doesn't believe that LGBT students have a place in schools, as their Educational Reformer of the Year.
April 17, 2013
Is it possible to meet the needs of gifted students and be accountable too?
April 17, 2013
Madlon Lester, a retired gifted education teacher guest blogs for Finding Common Ground to tell us what gifted looks like.
April 03, 2013
The recent news about the number of youth diagnosed with ADHD is staggering, and should cause us all to reflect on what we do.
March 26, 2013
Gay marriage is being debated in the Supreme Court but LGBT topics often go ignored because school administrators ignore them.
March 18, 2013
Reading First was a competitive grant that was supposed to close the achievement gap but it was only a precursor for what was yet to come.
March 12, 2013
Education and learning is so much more than firing teachers and replacing them with iPads.