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Two repeals, two very different outcomes: Officials at the U.S. Department of Education said Thursday they will not extend Oklahoma’s No Child Left Behind (NCLB) waiver because...

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The U.S. Department of Education announced Wednesday Secretary Arne Duncan will visit Georgia, Alabama and Tennessee for the Department’s fifth annual back-to-school bus...

Opponents of the Common Core in Ohio spent a week criticizing that set of standards while supporting a bill to repeal it. Now, an Ohio House committee is hearing from the other...

Florida Governor Rick Scott unveiled two new education initiatives on Monday aimed at calming Common Core critics, stating “We want to make sure that our students have every...

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In a landmark move, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted July 11 to modernize the federal E-rate program with the goal of providing greater Wi-Fi access to millions...

Roughly half a million U.S. teachers either move or leave the profession each year—attrition that costs the United States up to $2.2 billion annually, according to a new report...

Nationally, African American and American Indian students are four times as likely as white students to attend a school where more than 20 percent of teachers are in their first...

At a time when millions of young people are either unemployed, underemployed, or under educated, the need to increase their value in the job market is ever growing. In an effort...

Dear Straight A’s Reader: With schools around the country out for summer and the U.S. Congress nearing its August recess, the Alliance newsletter—although not the Alliance...

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Digital leadership is a strategic mindset and set of behaviors that leverages resources to create a meaningful, transparent, and engaging school culture. It takes into...

Longstanding concerns remain about students’ access to effective teaching as states gear up to implement rigorous college- and career-ready standards. What policies...

Longstanding concerns remain about students’ access to effective teaching as states gear up to implement rigorous college- and career-ready standards. What policies...

American teachers participated for the first time in the 2013 round of TALIS, which focuses on teachers’ professional context and the conditions of the learning...

Blended learning combines traditional face-to-face instruction, usually offered by a teacher in a traditional school building with high-quality digital content,...

Growth. What #WiFi4schools means to #school districts. Pledge support: http://t.co/rbdOBwviOv.8h
What's it takes for schools to ‘go digital?’ One district is going all in for the #EdTech movement: http://t.co/ktopbxcCAg #digitallearning10h
A judge declared Texas’ school finance system unconstitutional: http://t.co/ktopbxcCAg #education @AP12h
RT @CeliaAlicata: Praise for the #erate updates this summer, and how #digitallearning is topic du jour #backtoschool #access http://t.co/LLRfq4po7M13h
RT @educationweek: Students Can Learn Vocabulary as They Read Online http://t.co/JqvLyZiEyc #EWopinion #edtech13h
Earning a Danville Diploma means students are equip w/ #DeeperLearning skills to aid them beyond HS http://t.co/KdU8uFcMBN @DanvilleSchools13h
Achieving the potential of the #CommonCore means out w/ the old and in w/ the new education workforce: http://t.co/mi7FezY8cX #CoreMatters14h
Oklahoma loses its No Child Left Behind waiver: http://t.co/ktopbxcCAg #NCLB #CommonCore @usedgov @politico15h
Alliance's @RothmanR discusses how practices in teaching evaluations might effect teachers' shift to #deeperlearning http://t.co/KdU8uFcMBN16h
RT @thomascmurray: Did you miss yesterday's @All4Ed webinar with @NMHS_Principal on Digital Leadership? Check it out here: http://t.co/rhj5GdhMMP #edchat16h
Sign up NOW for @StanfordEd #MOOC class 9/8 & learn to develop performance tasks for the #CommonCore http://t.co/sbWcR4x773 #deeperlearning17h
.@NextGenLC report: Students need support to transition to the more active role that #deeperlearning demands. http://t.co/KdU8uFcMBN17h
#DeeperLearning edu. is critical to ready California's workforce for a growing skilled job market: (p.42) http://t.co/cTKbmhaaT7 @LABJnews18h
.@SouthernEdFound Kent McGuire asks readers to consider a few things about #CommonCore and their state http://t.co/mi7FezY8cX #CoreMatters18h
Special thanks to the ‘Digital Leadership’ webinar participants today! Sign up for our next one, 1 week away! http://t.co/AXqXk3X9JA #edchat1d
@EdTechCR6 @thomascmurray Yes! You can watch archived video from the webinar now at http://t.co/B6FLF6vYHh1d
RT @JenniferBarnett: If you haven't seen these @All4Ed webinars, you risk missing out: http://t.co/IbtO9XuDfq #project24 #DLDay1d
RT @Mssas_2000: @NMHS_Principal Thanks so much Eric! You give me the motivation to continue being bold & different!! Much appreciated!! #project24 @All4Ed1d
RT @kevin_quist: Thank you @NMHS_Principal and @All4Ed for a great webinar.1d