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Education reform policy around the country is increasingly being made in secret or without public input -- and with a lot of private philanthropic money.
A number of recent stories reveal the extent to which policy makers and school reformers are going to push their reform agenda to expand charter schools and vouchers in an effort to step up the privatization of public education. These stories include:Read full article >>
The College Board just tried to have a little fun with high schools but some college admissions counselors are less than amused.
The organization sent out to thousands of high schools around the country stickers with pictures of a cartoon-like cow and the words, “Gee Whiz” -- a reference to a critical reading question on the recent PSAT which noted that some kids have never seen a cow. After the October administration of the PSAT, formally known as the Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test and co-sponsored by the College Board and National Merit Scholarship Corporation, students who took the exam took to Twitter to make fun of the cow question, with tweets like this one:Read full article >>
The District’s Anacostia High School saw an enormous fluctuation in its student population in the 2012-13 school year, losing more than one in five students after the first month of school while gaining nearly twice as many during the school year. The enrollment swings left the school with a net student increase of 16 percent.Read full article >>