Last week, in Long Island a panel of experts that included Michael Fullan, Andy Hargreaves and Pasi Sahlberg discussed how there are better ways to improve schools than the reforms coming from the USDOE and NYSED.
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March 20, 2014
March 18, 2014
Grading: Is it the educational dinosaur of our time?
March 17, 2014
State Commissioner Pam Stewart says Florida will go with assessments from the American Institutes of Research rather than the PARCC testing consortium.
March 17, 2014
Florida Commissioner of Education Pam Stewart has selected the American Institutes for Research to develop a new common-core aligned exam for the state's assessment.
March 14, 2014
The additional time will allow for some final "quality checking" of the trial assessments' features beginning later this month.
March 13, 2014
Some like emphasis on equity and fairness by College Board; others are awaiting test details and will be closely watching schools to see if they change to better prepare all students to be college ready.
March 12, 2014
A new Education Week webinar will try to clear up at least a little confusion around a problem many districts face.
March 09, 2014
There is a lot of debate swirling around the Common Core. Is the Common Core guilty by association or just plain guilty?
March 06, 2014
The Internet can be a great way to spread information, but Common Core State Standards may not be suited for viral social-media sharing.
March 03, 2014
A group of 35 states that are jointly developing new English-language proficiency assessments are having a tough time finding schools willing to try out the field tests this spring.