Charter schools made more gains than losses in state legislatures last year, according to the latest annual ranking of state charter school laws by a Washington-based pro-charter group.
January 26, 2011 – Education Week
A look at more than 9,000 districts nationwide finds common themes among those that get the most achievement from what they spend.
January 19, 2011 – Education Week
A survey of states' plans to implement common standards and accompanying reforms shows that few will be fully realized before 2013.
January 12, 2011 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week
A new study that attempts to measure health, education, and income as three building blocks of a good life finds the most advantaged people on its educational index are white and live in the District of Columbia.
November 17, 2010 – Education Week
The nation’s 100 largest school districts enrolled 22 percent of all public school students—and employed 22 percent of all public school teachers—in the 2008-09 school year.
November 10, 2010 – Education Week
A fresh crop of Republican governors and state legislators face the legacy of K-12 policy choices of those they replaced.
November 10, 2010 – Education Week
There’s likely to be less appetite for education spending and an expansive role for the federal government in K-12 matters.
November 3, 2010 – Education Week
New GOP governors and state school chiefs will be poised to wield fresh influence on education policy.
November 3, 2010 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week
A bid to loosen Florida’s class-size limits headed toward defeat, as did dueling measures in Oklahoma that centered on school funding.
November 3, 2010 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week
While most believe the president's interest in the topic is genuine, some say his advocacy carries political benefits as well.
October 29, 2010 – Education Week


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