Education Secretary Arne Duncan visited rural Kentucky on Friday to showcase the benefits of preschool education that starts before birth.
Duncan stopped by the home of a family in Whitley County that participates in a home-visiting program for families with infants and toddlers.Read full article >>
About 130 Catholic scholars around the country have signed a hard-hitting letter to U.S. Catholic bishops denouncing the Common Core State Standards as doing “a grave disservice to Catholic education” and urging the bishops to ignore the standards or, in the more than 100 dioceses that have already adopted them, to give them up.Read full article >>
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Michael Feuer, the dean of George Washington University’s Graduate School of Education & Human Development, was just inducted as president of the National Academy of Education, an organization made up of 200 elected members that advances high-quality education research and its use in policy formation and practice.Read full article >>
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Prince George’s County School Superintendent Kevin Maxwell was named Maryland’s 2014 Superintendent of the Year for his work in narrowing the achievement gap and forging partnerships with the community while at the helm in Anne Arundel County.Read full article >>