The Florida State Board approved a relaxation of the state's A-F accountability system at the behest of state K-12 chief Tony Bennett.
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July 16, 2013
July 12, 2013
California schools and districts will have to track academic achievement of students in foster care as a separate accountability subgroup.
July 01, 2013
Music star Armando Christian Perez, who is helping open a new charter school in Miami, and others rally charter advocates to strengthen community support.
June 27, 2013
The National Center for Education Statistics today released updated data on states' policy changes on accountability, testing, finance, school choice, and other education issues.
June 14, 2013
Guest post by Zac Chase In his essay "I - Thou - It," David Hawkins describes the triangular relationship between the teacher, the student and the content of learning. He refers to that final piece as the "It" of education -- the larger themes of a unit and the key principles a school espouses and ...
June 11, 2013
Test results from Texas and Florida released in early June show flat results on many tests, but improvement on some.
June 10, 2013
The nation's most ELL-rich school district continues to roll out its latest plan to raise achievement for students who are still learning English.
June 07, 2013
A pair of measures introduced in Congress encourage the use of "adaptive" testing, exams that respond to student answers to gauge the performance level.
June 06, 2013
More schools would be held accountable for the performance of English-learners under the provisions of a bill to reauthorize the federal education law.
May 29, 2013
A group designing tests to go with the common-core online assessments has released practice tests for students, teachers, and parents.