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Definitely Not Her Mama's Report Card ‎

Laurie Levy | Posted 12.22.2015 | Education
Laurie Levy

Recently, a parent in my community wrote about his delight in receiving a report card for his child on which the teacher actually wrote a few personal comments about his daughter. I remember receiving those kinds of reports cards when my children attended elementary school.

2015: A Report Card on How We Did, and What's Next

Sai Balasubramanian | Posted 12.17.2015 | World
Sai Balasubramanian

When looking back in fifty years, how will 2015 be remembered? Did the year help to progress mankind, or did it push us back even further?

What I Realized When I Read My Son's Report Card

Karen Cordano | Posted 05.03.2015 | Parents
Karen Cordano

When I was growing up, I was not a popular kid. I was not a beautiful kid. I was not an athletic kid. I was a smart kid.

States Should Be Giving You Useful Data About Your Children's Schools

Aimee Rogstad Guidera | Posted 01.04.2015 | Education
Aimee Rogstad Guidera

While report card day is a moment of truth for students, when is the time for states to pony up accurate information about how they're doing to parents? The answer in too many states is not often enough.

Pushing for More Progress in the District's Children's Mental Health System

Judith Sandalow | Posted 07.08.2013 | DC
Judith Sandalow

Last year Children's Law Center published a plan with practical recommendations to improve the children's mental health system in the District. Today, Children's Mental Health Awareness Day, we are releasing a report card that assesses progress in the areas outlined in our plan.

Part Two: A Quaker Liberal Arts College Assesses Its President?

Victor M. Feraru | Posted 04.27.2013 | College
Victor M. Feraru

This week, using six categories of investigation, The Guilfordian will assess the state of the college during Chabotar's 11-year term.

Part One: A Quaker Liberal Arts College Assesses Its President?

Victor M. Feraru | Posted 04.23.2013 | College
Victor M. Feraru

On June 30, 2014, President Kent Chabotar's current contract comes to an end. Whether Chabotar and the Board of Trustees decide to continue his tenure as president beyond that date is unknown.

Do We Treat History Like a Dead Language?

Adora Svitak | Posted 09.27.2011 | Education
Adora Svitak

History is made every day. The challenge is getting everyone to pay attention to it.

Face It America, We're Just Plain Average... At Least According To Latest National Report Card

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Education Week has published Quality Counts 2011, this year's annual education report card, and its main conclusion is a wide, groaning yawn at our co...

Veteran Report Card 2008: Who in Washington Really Support Our Troops and Vets? We'll Tell You

Paul Rieckhoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paul Rieckhoff

Every politician in America wants you to believe they "support the troops." But actions speak louder than words.