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I was the fourth one in line. Standing directly in front of me were two moms that were obviously out shopping for school supplies. It is that time of year. Three-pronged folders,...

50 state, a District, and one set of standards. Here’s a state-by-state look at the Common Core and how it has played out across the U.S. The Associated Press A new report...

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...

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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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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,...

Enthusiastic about the Apple #iPhone6's new #digitallearning opportunities? The world's excited, too! via @ForbesTech http://t.co/w2HXEb4IV01h
RT @thomascmurray: New Post: School Supplies, Facebook and the Common Core --- http://t.co/s5hVrqz7jo #CoreMatters #edchat @all4ed1h
Policymakers continue to push #STEM education as a way to close achievement gaps & produce U.S. innovation http://t.co/And8oy05sf #equity2h
RT @thomascmurray: Attention TECH COACHES - Check out this FREE MOOC for you! https://t.co/19rvzzbXNL #edchat #edtechchat @FridayInstitute @All4Ed2h
Educators: What digital tools are you bringing #BackToSchool? #edtech #digitallearning2h
Principal @TonySinanis bringing entrepreneurial ideas to #K12: http://t.co/nwUhYV4rgo. #business3h
A state-by-state look at the #CommonCore initiative: http://t.co/And8oy05sf @AP #supportthecore #ccss4h
@attendanceworks report exams the effect school absenteeism has on student perform: http://t.co/And8oy05sf #HSClimate #schooleveryday4h
@ReachStrategies Thank you for sharing!5h
@ajjuliani @web20classroom We agree! Do you have any favorite tools your students used for their project? We're building our top list!5h
Learn about #WV's path to personalizing learning for all students: http://t.co/4cg0vzF7P8.5h
Dr. Kent McGuire on transforming the education workforce & helping students learn to learn: http://t.co/mi7FezY8cX #CoreMatters5h
@edutopia @TechNinjaTodd @BethStill Great example of #edtech! Thanks for sharing!7h
RT @edutopia: Great reasons. RT @TechNinjaTodd: Why Have a Classroom Site http://t.co/ZskZLlmU4V via @BethStill #edtech7h
@web20classroom Thanks for sharing! We're curious how #DigitalLearning is impacted by student choice, what #edtech students used? @ajjuliani7h
RT @web20classroom: Ways Student Choice Impacts Learning: http://t.co/H8I72fxcV57h
3 days away-- webinar on #WV education. 9/4 at 2 PM EDT: http://t.co/AXqXk3X9JA.1d
Connectivity. What #WiFi4schools means to classrooms. Pledge & protect: http://t.co/rbdOBwviOv.1d
RT @CCRSCenter: Register for @All4Ed webinar on 9/8, 2-3 ET on #deeperlearning and school practices that support it http://t.co/xu3sdEtDQn1d