As states try to meet new data collection and reporting requirements under ESSA, a new study suggests they need to help teachers and the public understand the changes.
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July 12, 2017
June 30, 2017
As schools shift to programs that rely on massive student data, one researcher questions how that changes the structure of decisions in education.
May 24, 2017
The ease or difficulty of finding information is one of the factors that can shape how parents choose schools.
May 23, 2017
Depending on how you look at it, the $100 million Education Innovation and Research grant program would either get more than triple the funding under the White House's proposed fiscal 2018 budget ... or flat funding ... or maybe a small cut.
May 22, 2017
The National Academy of Education is urging researchers to talk more about data, and question more how companies get large data collections.
May 17, 2017
The skills needed for technical careers have changed significantly, and education programs need to do more to support evolving technical education, according to a mammoth new report on career education by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.
May 12, 2017
Pairing adult education for parents with early learning for their children shows some promising signs to help families out of poverty, according to one Oklahoma study.
May 11, 2017
Research and child advocacy groups have signed onto a letter opposing the change.
May 08, 2017
But new research on chronic absenteeism reveals a lot of surprising details can make a difference in whether students make it to class.
May 02, 2017
As states and districts work to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act, six California districts who received federal waivers under the Obama administration are getting the first hints of how more holistic accountability systems might work.