US - IL - Chicago, Bachelors of Arts in Early Childhood or a related field required. M.A.Ed. in Early Childhood Education preferred. Previous managerial and Head Start program experience preferred. Must have a valid
A post about Education Secretary Arne Duncan’s “what if” tweet attracted a lot of responses, some of which I put in the original post and some of which I am publishing now.This is his original tweet:Read full article >>
CAN - ON - Ancaster, Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, three letters of reference, evidence of teaching quality, and a one- or two-page statement describing their own faith commitment and how it shapes
While Harvard professors oppose changes that will raise their health care costs, the university says the increases are in part a result of the Affordable Care Act, which many Harvard experts championed.
In a four-decade career in Congress, now-retired U.S. Rep. George Miller, D-Calif., put an indelible stamp on education policy.
Just-retired U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, championed education equality and the rights of people with disabilities in his storied career on Capitol Hill.
Federal education officials have granted the state's request to delay using the test scores of English-learners in school grades until such students have been in U.S. schools for two years.
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Here are the first several paragraphs from a Jan. 2 Style section article, “The Selfie Stick Takes Manhattan.” Can you choose the best word for each blank?
Forget about the Common Core State Standards, last year’s hottest educational topic. A potentially more disruptive movement is sweeping the country and needs more attention in this new year. More than 20 states are adjusting to new legislative requirements that student test scores be part of the teacher evaluation process. Both the George W. Bush and Obama administrations championed this approach, as have many governors. Teacher unions continue to raise objections, but it is difficult to argue that teachers should not be measured, at least in part, on how well their students are doing.Read full article >>
Known for one of the strictest home-school laws in the nation, Pennsylvania has relaxed some requirements, and that has brought it to the forefront in a lobbying war.