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How a ‘parenting arms ra...

Apr 28, 2016 by

Wealthier families are flocking to neighborhoods with better schools and educational services. The result is less diversity in a...

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PEISCH SAYS REPEALING COMMON C...

Apr 27, 2016 by

By Andy Metzger STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE …..At odds over the future of charter schools in Massachusetts, the co-chairwomen of...

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Athletic spending at EMU hurts...

Apr 26, 2016 by

An ever-increasing athletic budget deficit at Eastern Michigan University is hurting the school’s academic mission....

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Gestapo tactics: Royall Asses ...

Apr 24, 2016 by

In yesterday’s post, we mentioned that the reason for the more than four-month suspension in our posting on this blog is that in...

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Math Common Core opt-outs incr...

Apr 22, 2016 by

Most North Shore schools saw an increase in student opt-outs from this week’s math Common Core test, similar to the number of opt...

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Tennessee phases out Common Co...

Apr 16, 2016 by

State education officials approved new English and math standards Friday, marking the symbolic end of controversial Common Core...

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The Holistic Doctor DeathsR...

Apr 11, 2016 by

By Erin Elizabeth –   When I broke the news to the health world, as gently as I could, about the beloved Jeffrey...

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Lawmakers get an earful, for a...

Mar 26, 2016 by

BOSTON – As the Legislature wrestles with a response to a proposed ballot question that would repeal Common Core educational...

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Professor raised under communi...

Mar 23, 2016 by

Julianne Stanford – The difference between ideas and facts is lost on leftist scholars  Today Professor Florin Curta is a...

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Common Core supporters vow to ...

Mar 22, 2016 by

BOSTON — A newly formed group headed by former state Education Commissioner Bob Antonucci is vowing to turn back efforts to repeal...

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Erdogan’s Assault on Education...

Mar 18, 2016 by

Turkey, where there has been a rise in Islamic religiosity, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, founder of the pro-Islamist Development...

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Nevada won’t face penalty for ...

Mar 16, 2016 by

LAS VEGAS – Nevada won’t face any federal penalties following its Common Core testing meltdown last year that left most of the...

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Renowned Scholar Warns Common ...

Mar 15, 2016 by

The Common Core program is actually resulting in colleges being flooded with students unprepared to do college level work. Alex...

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Amazon eyes up education, plan...

Mar 13, 2016 by

by Ingrid Lunden – Back in 2013, Amazon acquired (and continued to operate) online math instruction company TenMarks to gain a...

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‘Our schools are not what many...

Mar 12, 2016 by

By Erin Hinrichs – When Valeria Silva, superintendent of St. Paul Public Schools, moved to Minnesota from Chile at age 24 with...

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Public School Students Taught ...

Mar 5, 2016 by

It seems like every day, we see new examples of American schoolchildren being indoctrinated with left-wing ideas. It is widely...

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What Would a President Trump M...

Mar 1, 2016 by

by Frederick Hess – Over the past couple weeks, I’ve been asked with increasing frequency what it would mean for education if...

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New York State to move forward...

Feb 24, 2016 by

New York State will adopt its own version of Common Core curriculum and learning standards over the next 18 months. STATEN ISLAND,...

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Live here to send your kids to...

Feb 22, 2016 by

Can you feel it? The hallowed spring buying season is fast approaching — sooner rather than later, according to furry February...

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Early language skills ‘k...

Feb 18, 2016 by

Children with poor language skills at age five are significantly more likely to struggle with maths at age 11, a study for Save the...

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