U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan apologized this week to leaders of historically black colleges for the Obama administration’s “poor” communications in a recent switch to tighter standards for issuing loans to parents.Read full article >>
Here’s a video showing what happened in Towson, Md., last week when parent Robert Small of Ellicott City interrupted Baltimore County School Superintendent Dallas Dance and complained about the Common Core State Standards.Read full article >>
The Learning Network Blog: 6 Q’s About the News | Giant Sinkhole Continues to Grow, Unsettling a Small Town
Do you ever read a report and wonder who wrote it and why they didn't get a good editor?
I bring this up in regard to the U.S. Education Department's Strategic Plan for Fiscal Years 2014-18. (By the way you have until Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, to submit comments to the department. You can listen to a video about the plan here, or read it here.)Read full article >>