Duncan Faces Political Battle Over Education Reform ABC News
fall, Duncan, former GOP House Speaker Newt Gingrich and Rev. Al
Sharpton will embark on a five-city tour to raise awareness of the
For Md. Teacher, First Year Has Been a Learning Experience Washington Post
the last day of Paul Murdock's first year as a teacher, he stood before
his two dozen fifth-graders at Langley Park-McCormick Elementary School
and opened the June box.
NCLB Found to Raise Scores Across Spectrum EdWeek
for "advanced" and "basic" students rose in nearly three-fourths of
tests studied, almost as much as those labeled "proficient."
Charter Schools Might Not Be Better
Research suggests that most charter students would do just as well in a traditional public school.
Cleveland Using Stimulus Aid for Teachers Close to Retiring EdWeek
Cleveland school district plans to use federal economic-stimulus money
to pay the salaries of 200 veteran teachers until they retire in two
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