Five of the nine district-level educators named as Leaders to Learn From this year were singled out for their work in rethinking what's taught in schools.
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The strategy focuses on supporting networks of schools working to boost high school graduation and college enrollment among middle and high school students.
April 18, 2018
It's part of the foundation's $425 million research and development push, announced last fall.
March 08, 2018
Girls are interested in science, technology, engineering, and math, but more needs to be done to prepare them for success in these fields, according to a report from the ACT college-testing service.
February 23, 2018
The new College-Board-approved AP readiness program launches in 100 schools in the fall.
February 21, 2018
The nonprofit makes an unusual foray into state policy as it unveils record numbers of students who took one of its computer science exams.
December 22, 2017
Kansas high schools are piloting a yearlong math course that aims to save students time and money once they enter college.
December 18, 2017
The changes have come amid questions over the rigor of these popular high school classes.
September 26, 2017
A study examining the trajectories of more than 187,000 Chicago freshmen finds that GPA is a strong predictor of later high school grades and college enrollment and persistence.
September 15, 2017
A look at what's new in New York's replacement standards, and what led the state to consider an overhaul in the first place.