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Florida Lawmaker Says Common Core Will Turn Kids Gay

The Huffington Post | Alex Lazar | Posted 05.20.2014 | Politics

Common Core standards are a divisive topic in education circles, but one Florida lawmaker is taking his anti-Common Core message to a new level. ...

Millions Spent On Improving Teachers, But Little Done To Make Sure It's Working

| Beth Fertig and Sarah Garland | Posted 06.04.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report. Helping struggling teachers improve has become a big concern–and a big business–across...

America's Impoverished Education Policies

Diann Woodard | Posted 07.01.2012 | Education
Diann Woodard

The 2012 State of the Union address and budget submission have come and gone without offering much hope of greater understanding among policymakers of the crushing impact on student performance of poverty.

Third-World Math Scores In Chicago: Study

Chicago Sun-Times | Dave Newbart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Chicago's public schools do as badly as schools in some Third World nations in math, a first-of-its kind study released Wednesday has found. The comp...