Race To The Top
For a broad view of our troubles in education, read The New York Times editorial “The Trouble With Testing Mania.”
This round of grants gives cash to individual school districts using innovative tools to personalize learning.
In the eleven years since PAR has been used to evaluate teachers in Montgomery County, Maryland, 300 were fired. In the ten years before PAR, only 5 teachers were terminated.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) ― New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie fired his education commissioner Friday, days after it was revealed that a simple mistake on an application form might have cost the state a $400 million […]