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Even while some districts cut back on summer school, others are reinventing it to make the experience enjoyable for students.
July 14, 2010 – Education Week
Six years after IDEA ushered in federal ratings of state special education programs, it’s not clear if the process is worth the effort.
July 14, 2010 – Education Week
After a protracted debate, delegates to the National Education Association have voted to take a position of "no confidence" in the Race to the Top guidelines.
July 14, 2010 – Education Week
Results show that drug-testing curbs students' drug use during the school year, but it doesn't keep them from using drugs later on.
July 13, 2010 – Education Week
Nearly half the states have already adopted the English and math standards, with little opposition or public fanfare.
July 14, 2010 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week
Schools in high-poverty areas could skip the paperwork and serve free meals to all students under the proposals pending in Congress.
July 14, 2010 – Education Week
Congressional efforts to save teacher jobs, in part by cutting Race to the Top, have states and the administration pushing back.
July 2, 2010 – Education Week
Two states and several districts join Chicago and New York City in banning the forced transfer of teachers to specified schools.
July 1, 2010 – Education Week
Mathematica compared results for students who won lotteries to attend charter middle schools with those of their peers who lost out in the random admissions process.
June 29, 2010 – Education Week
Elena Kagan's record on education issues as a Clinton White House advisor may give Senate Judiciary Committee members fodder for questions.
June 28, 2010 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week

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