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After National Cathedral School girls detailed cases, some St. Albans boys wrote “inappropriate” replies.
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She worked as an educator for more than 40 years.
A marketing coup for Macy.
Look what happened at a New Jersey school.
Test protests, reformers, anti-reformers, etc. are all on the list.
A lesson in the history of the holiday.
The laser-like focus on math and reading ignores other things that are vital to closing it.
Ten things are on it.
Not offered his job again next year, he had said he would not complete the school year.
This is the third straight month that cheating is being investigated in Asia.
School in Maine says it will cover all expenses.
Teachers are inundated with things to do in the classroom that take them away from the real stuff of teaching, an educator says.
Michael Alison Chandler
Other priorities include budget transparency, student discipline, early childhood education, and attendance,
Five ways to keep children smart over winter break.
Millions went to support the Common Core, charter schools and more.
Peter Cahall has made great progress at D.C.’s Wilson High. Yet his contract is not being renewed.
The school board called for a separate unisex bathroom, but one student described it as “humiliating.”
The board voted to move the H-B Woodlawn program in five years to make room for a new middle school.
George Keith Martin accused the magazine of “callous indifference” to the consequences of its rape article.
Prince George’s schools for people struggling with English shortchange longtime residents, critics say.
Obama administration considers measuring whether recent grad earn more than 200 percent of poverty level.
The U.S. Education Department releases its draft proposal to rate colleges and universities. Read the metrics being considered.
Read the letter that spells out the issues, including whether the program really helps improve academic achievement, as it promised to do when it was created.
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The Obama administration is releasing a “draft framework” of the ratings plan today.
The state education board opts not to shorten the comment period on a plan for a more flexible route to a diploma.
Four charter operators will serve high-needs students in two school buildings
T. Rees Shapiro
The school district will start classes in August for the first time, getting a waiver from ‘Kings Dominion’ law.
Patrick Murphy has led Arlington Public Schools since 2009.
Maryland kindergarten teachers are pushing back on giving a new readiness test to kids.
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