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FREE CANDY Van (i.e. Charter Lobbyist), Civil Rights Project Response, Lottery Admissions and CREDO

Sometimes it’s hard to know who to trust. For example, the van parked in front of your house offering free candy, you might want to avoid. 1,755 more words

Charter Schools

NY Times Don't Give up the Gains in Education

For the past three years my Saturday mornings have been filled with a lot of driving and a lot of sitting in classes as I’ve been working towards my doctorate in education.  573 more words

Education Philosophy

Growing Population Of Latino Students Doing Well In School

By Dr. Marciene Mattleman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Latinos represent the fastest growing group of students in the country’s public schools – 24% of the enrollment in 2011, the latest composite source of data. 86 more words

Watch + Listen

Why America Needs the Common Core

It is well understood that American educational standards are falling behind those of many other developed nations.  I have recently discussed this issue from the point of view of giving more public support to… 310 more words

Jack Heidel

McKinley CJA Named in Top 50 Middle Schools in U.S.

ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Public Schools are boasting today after McKinley Classical Junior Academy was named one of the top 50 middle schools in the country. 167 more words


Last Week of School for the Year!

Upcoming Important Dates

Tuesday, December 16 – Chorus and Steel Band Concert GMS Auditorium 6:00 pm
Wednesday, December 17 – Annual Holiday Luncheon all students GMS Cafeteria… 926 more words

#44- NAEP's Reading Scores No Congratulation Cake

NPR was discussing the National Assessment of Educational Progress NAEP report as I drove home tonight, and the results were not good. Instead of spending my “driveway moment” listening, I went inside and called up the website. 178 more words