Education Matters

Let's work together on improving educational achievement for all children.  Leave your comments on this blog.  How can we narrow the achievement gap?  Is high-stakes testing the only way?  Don't students learn and demonstrate their learning in other ways?  Is there a problem with the standards? Do all state communicate detailed standards for each grade level?  Are teachers receiving the best professional training to help students achieve these standards?  What should inform these educational standards? ...more