The Eduwonks point to a school where the Feds have required cheerleading for girls’ sports as well as boys’ (Federally-mandated Cheerleading). Jeff Jarvis discusses new ideas about spreading technology access (Two laptops per child ). Joe Williams at The Chalkboard says a top NYC education official is jumping ship (Michele Cahill To Carnegie). Richard Lee Colvin points to an LA Times story about an elementary school story that’s turning things around (Leadership Helps Compton School Soar). Eduwonk spanks Kansas for being crazy (What Is The Matter With Kansas?). Joanne Jacobs digs up an NPR correspondent’s views on black achievement (Can do). The Hall Monitor finds the state’s HQT report predictable (No surprises).
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