Tags » School System

What are some questions about homeschool a parent may ask?

I am planning on being homeschooled next school year as a sophomore in NY, but my father is still not fully convinced that it’s the best option for me. 434 more words

Homeschooling

More whooping cough confirmed in east Alabama school system

LaFAYETTE, Ala. (AP) — Health officials say they’ve confirmed additional cases of whopping cough in an east Alabama school system.

The Alabama Department of Public Health says laboratory tests have now found 18 cases of pertussis at multiple schools in Chambers County along the Georgia line. 82 more words

News

Teach Me How To Dougie

On my inability to gwara-gwara and how, in a parallel world, I am stupid, dumb and all other ableist terms.

I love dancing. It is also no secret that every time I try to dance I look like a flamingo with impaired mobile ability. 387 more words

What You Don't Know About The Education In India

Did you know that approximately 12 Million kids do not go to school in India (Unesco, 2014)? Even though there are government schools, the reasons behind school dropouts are cruel. 141 more words

Video

This week in the Mauritian News, #8

Week 19 (start. May 7)

Monday

So much water here in the east. The rain is stopping slowly and we are starting to see the sun again (now and then at least). 617 more words

Cost Of Living

Are Private High Schools Better Academically Than Public High Schools?

Wenglinsky_Report_PrivateSchool_101007

The attached report suggests that your best bet for learning is to attend a Jesuit school.

;-)

It also suggests that private schools prepare students better for taking the SATs. 10 more words

School System

Charter, Private, Public Schools and Academic Achievement

Lubienski Comparison Public Private Charter

The attached paper highlights some surprising results regarding which type of school performs better.

I’ll let you read the paper to see the surprises.

School System