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20 Years Ago, NCLB Kinda, Sorta Worked. That’s the Problem (Opinion)

In fall 2002, schools entered the No Child Left Behind era. The previous January, President George W. Bush had signed the Act into law....

Biden’s National Strategy on Hunger: What It Means for Schools

The Biden administration is putting its weight behind an effort to expand free school meals to 9 million more children and ensure schools have...

A Parkland Dad Pleads for Action on School Safety

School districts and state and federal policymakers need to take a multi-pronged approach involving mental health, gun safety, and security measures to ensure that...

Feds Emphasize Legal Protections for Pregnant or Recently Pregnant Students, Employees

The U.S. Department of Education is reinforcing its message that schools must not discriminate against students or employees based on pregnancy or pregnancy-related conditions,...

What the Federal ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill Actually Says

A federal version of Florida’s controversial “Don’t Say Gay” bill introduced last month would ban the use of federal resources to teach students about...

Can we axe remedial classes?

Remedial math and English classes were designed to help students prepare for college-level courses, but research has shown that they actually made it harder for...

Why do so many kids struggle to learn to read?

Half of California third graders can’t read at grade level.There’s exhaustive brain research that suggests that most children must be explicitly taught how to...

How a library inside juvenile hall aims to break the prison pipeline

Not knowing how to read well can make it more likely for students to drop out of high school, and to end up in...

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