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Education Commissioner Pam Stewart defended proposed changes to the Common Core, saying they will set Florida apart and strengthen the state's academic standards.
After more than two years of investigations by both the state and the school district, 138 Philadelphia educators have been implicated in test score cheating, according to information given to the School Reform Commission.
Rocketship Education's new approach to blended learning seeks to increase teacher collaboration and further individualize instruction, but the model poses new challenges for classroom educators.
The highly touted charter network's new "flexible classroom" model failed to reverse steady test-score declines, raising questions about Rocketship's aggressive expansion plans.
The steep competition over test scores in China has taken a toll on students' physical and mental health, write Xu Zhao, Helen Haste, and Robert L. Sherman.