Republicans: History Classes Should Leave Out The Bad Parts

Republicans: History Classes Should Leave Out The Bad Parts

Republicans are always talking about how the government is way too involved in the American education system. So it’s completely logical that the Republican National Committee (RN ...

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National Education Poll Shows Opposition To Standards, Support For Charters

National Education Poll Shows Opposition To Standards, Support For Charters

By Theresa Harrington, Contra Costa Times Results of a national poll released Wednesday show that many Americans are opposed to the newly implemented Common Core standards, althou ...

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District Forbids Teachers From Talking About Ferguson Controversy With Students

District Forbids Teachers From Talking About Ferguson Controversy With Students

By Elisa Crouch, St. Louis Post-Dispatch EDWARDSVILLE, Mo. -- In many ways, the recent chaos in Ferguson is perfect fodder for high school discussions about the judicial system, c ...

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What’s Next In Ferguson? Let’s Try A Little Education

What’s Next In Ferguson? Let’s Try A Little Education

What next? That's what should concern us now. When the nightly dance of angry protesters, opportunistic criminals, and inept police clashing over the shooting of unarmed black tee ...

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Early Learning Is Key For Poor Children, Experts Say

Early Learning Is Key For Poor Children, Experts Say

By Kate Santich, Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. -- For Florida's 1 million children growing up in poverty, kindergarten -- and even pre-K -- is too late to start giving them the h ...

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Activists Protest Campbell Brown’s ‘Colbert Report’ Appearance

Activists Protest Campbell Brown’s ‘Colbert Report’ Appearance

While fans waited to get into Thursday’s taping of The Colbert Report, a small but dedicated group stood outside the studio, protesting Campbell Brown’s appearance on the Comedy C ...

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Teachers’ Unions Stand In The Way Of School Reform

Teachers’ Unions Stand In The Way Of School Reform

In much of the country, parents are already buying school supplies for the start of the academic year -- a departure from days of yore. Many of us remember a school year that star ...

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Teachers Union Targets Education Secretary At National Convention

Teachers Union Targets Education Secretary At National Convention

By Howard Blume, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES -= A national teachers convention on Sunday called for President Barack Obama to put Education Secretary Arne Duncan on an "improvem ...

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