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Education secretary praises Orlando school Orlando Sentinel
Duncan toured the NorthLake Park Community School and the Lake Nona YMCA -- which share a building -- as part of his 'listening and learning tour' that has visited eight states so far.
WASL had some good points, researchers say Seattle Times
A new study has concluded that the much-disparaged Washington Assessment of Student Learning had some good points that should not be lost in the streamlined test that replaces it.
Teach for America: Elite corps or costing older teachers jobs?
Despite a lingering recession, state budget crises and widespread teacher hiring slowdowns, Teach For America has grown steadily.
New KC school superintendent sees job getting bigger KC Star
John Covington knew running Kansas City’s schools would be a bear of a job. One month in, though, he’s finding the challenges even greater than he expected.