Morning Announcements: March 8, 2011
March 08, 2011 04:30 pm
According to the Washington Post, Obama’s plan for No Child Left Behind is more a revision than an overhaul.
No funeral yet for federal ‘Striving Readers’ Program, according to Education Week. Ed Week also reports that federal officials plan to overhaul the reporting requirements for higher education-based teacher preparation in favor of leaner, outcome-based indicators of program quality.
The Los Angeles Times covers how schools are weighing the benefits of more classroom time.
In Washington state, legislators are considering a $48 million a year bill that would give cash awards to high schools that reduce their dropout rate.