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Competition from free, public preschool programs can siphon off clients from private early-education providers and potentially limit options in some communities.
Entrepreneurial growth in U.S. cities is generated more by high school diplomas and college degrees than by venture capital investments or government funding, says new research.
Students need outdoor recess and movement throughout the day in order to stay focused and perform better academically, writes Debbie Rhea.
"Individualized learning plans" empower students to plot a postsecondary course, whether for college or careers, write V. Scott Solberg and Curtis Richards.
Even though it's a state under Democratic control, California's education policies do not fall in line with those of the Obama administration, writes Charles Taylor Kerchner.
School leaders must take concrete action to attract black men into K-12 teaching, an area where they are now grossly underrepresented, says Donald G. Nicolas.
A spate of GOP-sponsored legislation targets what critics see as an improper federal role in boosting the common academic standards.
With a federal NCLB waiver prodding it along, Minnesota pushes hard to cut disparities between various subgroups of students.
An upcoming report prepared for an engineering society will say that an elementary school destroyed by a tornado at Moore last spring was poorly designed and could have protected children better if it had been properly reinforced.