Amy McIntosh, who has been working on teacher and leader effectiveness in New York state, will be joining the U.S. Department of Education's office of planning, evaluation, and policy development.
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December 03, 2013
November 27, 2013
Chicago school districts officials have declined an opportunity to partner with inBloom, a decision that comes on the heels of other clients opting out of agreements with the data-management provider.
November 14, 2013
The lawsuit filed against the department by plaintiffs in the Empire State says the group's data cloud puts private student information at risk.
November 13, 2013
Critics of the organization inBloom argue that the group's data collection in New York state will violate children's and families' privacy.
November 11, 2013
Nov. 18 has been identified by some common-core opponents as an "opt out" day, while an Illinois senator has proposed delaying the standards in his state.
October 28, 2013
New York Commissioner of Education John King announced the elimination of an 8th grade math test for some students and grants to help reduce testing.
October 21, 2013
New York education officials have rescheduled public forums on the common core after their earlier cancellation, but discontent from teachers' unions still looms.
September 11, 2013
Bill De Blasio took first, though a runoff election is possible. De Blasio's education views indicate that big changes are possible in the mayorally run district.
August 30, 2013
A Brooklyn, N.Y., high school that has won praise for pairing employers and students is serving as a model for 16 new schools across the state.
August 23, 2013
Students in New York City's small high schools are more likely to graduate than other students, according to the latest in an ongoing longitudinal evaluation.