Thursday, March 12, 2015

The Hechinger Report is running a series of letters between Carol Burris, principal of South Side High School in Rockville Centre, New York, and Jayne Ellspermann, principal of West Port High School in Ocala, Florida, about the Common Core standards.  Here is the latest: Common Core ignores underprivileged students — and testing will lead to more achievement gaps

  • One-third of NC teachers would get raises under governor's budget

    WRAL | 03/10/2015

  • John Fennebresque: UNC facing changes

    The Greenville Daily Reflector | 03/11/2015

  • Local school districts anxiously await word on state funding for driver’s education

    NC Policy Watch | 03/11/2015

  • Brunswick takes proactive approach to kids free, reduced meals program

    The Wilmington Star News | 03/11/2015

  • AP courses to carry less weight as fairness issues raised

    The Asheville Citizen-Times | 03/11/2015

  • Officials Seek To Improve Teacher Prep In Ed Schools

    The Carolina Journal | 03/11/2015

  • Tourism vs. education

    The Salisbury Post | 03/01/2015

  • States Raise Proficiency Standards in Math and Reading

    EducationNext |

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