New York

Few districts have tried to connect their systems to professional development, teacher promotion, and compensation.
December 16, 2009 – Education Week
John Merrow looks at a promising study of New York City charter schools and wonders how it will influence education’s future.
December 2, 2009 – Education Week
November 30, 2009 – AP
But study does not say whether improved performance is from schools alone, or from schools and wrap-around services.
November 18, 2009 – Education Week
New York state needs to improve the way it monitors how districts and others spend their stimulus dollars, the U.S. Department of Education's office of the inspector general reported last week.
November 18, 2009 – Education Week
Upset by the treatment of U.S. military personnel, a 42-year-old father of an Army veteran sneaked a disassembled shotgun into Stissing Mountain Middle School in Pine Plains, N.Y., Nov. 10.
November 18, 2009 – Education Week
It’s not clear whether the gains are driven by the initiative’s charter schools alone, or in combination with wraparound services it provides for families.
November 12, 2009 – Education Week
Over the 2004-05 school year, more than 90,000 students from six states repeated 9th grade, according to a new report that is aimed at getting a statistical handle on what researchers call the "9th grade bulge."
November 11, 2009 – Education Week
From ballot measures with funding implications to high-profile mayoral races, school issues factored into a number of state and local races.
November 4, 2009 – Education Week

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