A National Curriculum and Tests: Charting the Consequences
University-District Alliance Aiming for Seamless K-16 System
Senate Approves Its Version of Direct-Lending Legislation
Charter-Schools Idea Gaining Converts in Legislatures
Private School Column
Letters to the Editor
K-12 Funds Held Steady As Calif. Budget Passes
Joint Media Venture To Bring Free News Videos to Schools
PBS Plan Calls For Expanding Preschool Programs
L.A. Chief Overhauls Management, Plans School Clusters
House Approves $28.6 Billion Budget for Education
N.J. District's Effort Offers a Model for Fighting TB
State Journal
Parents of Delinquents Ruled Liable
Standards and Diversity Down Under
N.E.A. Delegates Endorse Talks on Merger of Unions
What, No Jerry Lewis?
Chicago Picks a School Chief as N.Y.C. Considers Others
$100 Million Gift Will Enable Peddie To Aid Eligible Students
Approval Expected for Ambitious Early-Years Plan in N.C.
Column One: Administrators
State News Roundup
Capital Digest
Justices Let Stand Ruling in Topeka Desegregation Lawsuit
District News Roundup
RJR Nabisco Foundation Asks Idealists To Dream
Media Column
N.Y.C.'s District 2 Gives Top Priority to Educators' Learning
Books: New in Print
Deadlines
Attention to Children Urged in Weighing Policies on Pesticides
Legislative Update
'Strong Democracy' Yields Improvement In Chicago Reforms
Payzant Criticized for Policy Limiting Boy Scout Programs
Kan. District Continues 'Next Century' Reforms
Capital Update
News Updates
Ind. Lawmakers Override Veto Despite Warning on School Funds
Brush Up on Political, P.R. Skills, Reports Tell Reformers
Border System Defies Low Expectations for L.E.P. Students
Technology Column
Idealism, Skepticism Mark Kickoff Of Community-Service Initiative
Board Sets Field-Test of National Teaching Certificate
Chicago Facing Setbacks in State Legislature
High-Wage Jobs Need Better Preparation, Clinton Tells N.E.A.
Standards Groups Working for Common Definitions
Sharply Divided House Panel Amends 'Goals 2000'
W.Va. Clears Way for Requiring NCATE Approval of Teacher Colleges
Sciences Academy Explains Approach to Standards Process
G.A.O. Blasts Method for Reporting NAEP Results
National News Roundup
Tax-Refund Ruling Clouds Fiscal Outlook for Some States
State Math, Science Requirements Paying Off, Study Says
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