Like a lot of parents, teachers and school administrators, I am trying to learn more about the new standardized test called The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC). 779 more words
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Illicit drug use and adverse birth outcomes: Is it drugs or context?
Research has shown that some babies born to women who used marijuana during their pregnancies display altered responses to visual stimuli, increased tremulousness, and a high-pitched cry, which could indicate problems with neurological development. 59 more words
This article reinforces the importance of basics in performing well academically.
SACRAMENTO (CBS / AP) — The California Board of Education has suspended the state’s school accountability system for one year to give teachers and students time to adjust to new standardized tests aligned with the Common Core standards. 118 more words