November 11, 2015

 

Pretty much everyone in America agrees that our students spend too much time taking tests. The kids, the parents, the teachers, now even the President.

 

On October 24th, the U.S. Department of Education issued a statement that America’s school children are spending too...

September 23, 2015

 

“Kids love to sit at desks all day and do paper-and-pencil tasks!” said no one ever. If you went to school, what did you like best about it? What were your favorite subjects? How did your favorite teachers connect with you?

 

Chances are, you loved the classes in which...

January 9, 2015

A student should not be promoted to the next grade if he or she has not been earning passing grades or is unable to do grade-level work. Almost any citizen will agree with this statement; even President Obama told the Washington Post in 2010, “This notion that we shoul...

December 26, 2014

Nationally, there is a growing trend towards assessing all incoming kindergartners to ensure that teachers and schools are meeting their academic needs. Currently, 34 states either require some form of these assessments or have a plan for them; using federal grant fund...

July 31, 2014

Now more than ever, a high school diploma is critical to finding gainful employment, whether a student continues on to technical school or college. Schools and school systems must report graduation rates, resulting in an incentive to make sure that every student receiv...

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