Social Studies for the Next Generation: Purposes, Practices, and Implications of the College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards
The years between 50 and 70 are the hardest. You are always being asked to do things, and yet you are not decrepit enough to turn them down.
Fairfax County School Board members expressed optimism and disappointment Monday after hearing a report from sleep experts on possibly pushing back high school start times.
During a work session, board members said that they supported the work of experts from Children’s National Medical Center examining the feasibility for later start times in a study commissioned by the administration last April. But several board members said they were disappointed by the slow progress of the study and questioned whether any changes to the bell schedule could be made before September.Read full article >>
Two local lawmakers are leading the charge to reduce the number of standardized tests that Virginia students are required to take and to move beyond the bubble-test era to next-generation assessments that reflect more advanced skills.Read full article >>