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Syracuse is trying an innovative approach to ed reform. It involves free college, comprehensive services for students, including health care, and mental health assistance. More here.
Added by Jared Gellert on October 22, 2013 at 8:50am — No Comments
Howard Gardner, John King, the Mayoral race, Charter schools -- all the news! http://www.citeonline.com/multiple-intelligences-common-core-mayoral-race-john-king-news/
Added by Jared Gellert on October 16, 2013 at 10:25am — No Comments
How the Shutdown Affects Education (update)
Military families and Head Start programs are starting to feel the shutdown's bite. Click through to see how, and for resources to help you break down the issues!
Added by Jared Gellert on October 4, 2013 at 1:14pm — No Comments
The test scores that came out on August 7th revealed a dramatic plunge. The proportion of New York students who were “proficient” in English/Language Arts fell from 55.1% to 31.1%. The percentage of students “proficient” in math fell even more, from 64.8% to 31%, according to Education Week. This decline mirrors the results from Kentucky in 2012 when they switched to tests more oriented towards the Common Core.
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Added by Jared Gellert on September 18, 2013 at 4:06pm — No Comments
At CITE (The Center for Integrated Teacher Education), we offer affordable, weekend classes in teaching, counseling and administration. Our back-to-school promotion is a photo contest for educators in and around NYC! Here are the details.
Our back-to-school photo contest is under way, and the competition is strong.
But there’s STILL TIME to win an iPad! Show us your Best Back to School Photos!
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Added by Jared Gellert on September 3, 2013 at 10:04am — No Comments