The philanthropist unapologetically pushed for more charters and shaped hundreds of district leaders amid a wave of billionaire entrepreneurs who sought to overhaul public education. (October 13, 2017)
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As teacher certification requirements become more costly and time-consuming, it’s important for districts to remember that properly certified teachers are crucial for student success, Jill Berkowicz and Ann Myers write. (October 15, 2017)
States are wrestling with how far to go in requiring parents to vaccinate their school-aged children. The story of one Vermont child helped sway lawmakers there.
A broad spectrum of U.S. adults had lower numeracy scores than their international counterparts, a new federal report shows. This story is from EdWeek Market Brief, a service offering business and school leaders actionable insights about the K-12 marketplace. (September 27, 2017)
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