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Savings From 4-Day School Week Not as Great as Expected for Missouri Districts

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 12:38
The savings some Missouri school districts hoped for when switching to a four-day week in recent years haven't materialized but district leaders say other benefits such as improved teacher morale and better student discipline have made the switch worthwhile.
Categories: Education

New Mexico school board opts for bilingual pledge

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 12:37
Categories: Education

Decades After 'Little Rock Nine,' School Segregation Lingers

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 12:37
Among the most lasting and indelible images of the civil rights movement were the nine black teenagers who had to be escorted by federal troops past an angry white mob and through the doors of Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas, on Sept. 25, 1957.
Categories: Education

Why We Can't Give Up on Our Public Schools (Q&A)

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 20:16
Though public education is far from perfect, it needs our unequivocal support to improve, say educators Deborah Meier and Emily Gasoi.
Categories: Education