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Are iPads and Tablets the Answer?

It is no doubt that the U.S. is in serious need of K-12 education reform. Honestly, someone could have hypothetically been frozen in time for the past century and wake up with a multitude of things staggeringly different, but not in education. 331 more words

Student Posts

Federal School Finance Reform: Moving Toward Title I Funding Following the Child

Federal School Finance Reform: Moving Toward Title I Funding Following the Child
Source: Reason Foundation

The Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) was signed into law in 1965 as part of President Lyndon Johnson’s “war on poverty.” The Act was designed to help disadvantaged students meet challenging state academic standards.

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Business And Economics

Cyber Schools!!!

My children have been e-schoolers for 6 years. I am all for cyber schools, if you find the right one for you. If you are a teacher looking into teaching at one these awesome schools, this book is a great start and if you are a parent who is interested in virtual schools, this book would also be a benefit as well.  22 more words

Education

Initiatives from Preschool to Third Grade: A Policymaker's Guide

Initiatives from Preschool to Third Grade: A Policymaker’s Guide (PDF)
Source: Education Commission of the States

This reference guide addresses effective strategies to support children on their path to third-grade academic success and details the foundations of effective P-3 approaches.

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Government And Politics

Rosetta Stone Reading for Homeschool

Homeschool parents are always looking for quality programs to assist them in giving their children the best in homeschool education. Rosetta Stone recognizes the importance in giving young… 247 more words

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