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Johns Hopkins University's medical school fell one spot to No. 3 in the nation, while its education school rose to No. 2, according to the latest U.S. News and World Report graduate school rankings. The medical school ranked behind those of Harvard...
Voters got a chance to question 10 of the 13 candidates running for four open seats on the Oak Park and River Forest High school board. The forum, held March 7 at Buzz Cafe in Oak Park, drew about 25 community members, who determined which questions the...
Sentinel School Zone - Orlando SentinelBarbara Jenkins, superintendent of Orange County schools, is one of two educators who is to be metnioned by name in Gov. Rick Scott's annual state-of-the-state speech Tuesday, officials said. The other is a teacher from Tampa. Jenkins will be in...
One nasty election later, there is no sign that the divisiveness in the Los Angeles Unified School District will abate. If anything, it looks likely to increase, with activists in United Teachers Los Angeles announcing that teachers will vote on a...
Over the last century, American public education was built on an assumption that it would be apolitical. School districts would not be dragged into the mire of city elections. School board members would remain above the partisan fight. Candidates would be...
The number of students who meet or exceed standards imposed by state testing is expected to decrease in Oak Park, River Forest and many other areas in the region and state this year as school districts are adjusting to more stringent testing standards...
Teacher evaluations: Seminole fears new VAM plan will hurt good teachers, principals and lead unfairly to lost jobsSentinel School Zone - Orlando SentinelIn case you missed it… Seminole County school administrators have crunched local data and fear the state's proposed VAM scoring plan will lead many teachers to get bad reviews next year. The Florida Department of Education is hammering out a...
Some Downers Grove elementary school students could see a significant dip in their performance on standardized tests this year, a byproduct of a more difficult state exam and higher passing requirements for 2013. The higher demands come as Illinois...
firstname.lastname@example.orgA new program is being instituted to standardize the way educators are evaluated across Kentucky. The Professional Growth and Effectiveness System is in its pilot phase, having been used in 54 districts statewide. Felicia Cumings Smith, associate...
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Teacher evaluations and budget hurdles were among the topics submitted from the public for a forum that put the spotlight on the seven candidates vying for three seats on the Glendale Unified school board. The televised forum, hosted by the League of...
Tags: Teaching and Learning, Students, Elections, Politics, Teachers
Central Florida Political Pulse - Orlando SentinelGov. Rick Scott went before the Florida Legislature and offered a huge dose of sellf-congratulation as well as praise for lawmakers. “Two years ago, we met together facing crippling debt, record-high unemployment and a downward spiral of job losses,...
Sun SentinelSo do charter schools outperform traditional schools in Florida? The state says yes. The Florida Department of Education released a report saying that charter school students outperform students at traditional schools in math, science and reading,...
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