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Before you shout, “Yay!” when you read that Pennsylvania’s new state budget includes a $210 million increase in education funding, take note… First of all, the commonwealth pays just 35% of the education bill and comes in 46th out of the 50 states. Secondly, unfunded...
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Charter schools make for endless news streams, fraught as they are with fraud, poor performance stats, and cost to traditional public schools. And speaking of headlines… “Charter Schools. School Vouchers. Private Schools. Home Schooling. Join the Discussion as Staff...
Parents, make your voices heard because schools have embraced tech big-time, with a lot of reform and financial encouragement from politicians, tech folks, and textbook publishers, too. Take the $8.5 billion textbook giant Pearson’s recent shift from print to digital,...
The term restorative justice, though be no means new, gained popular attention thanks to Obama’s 2014 “Dear Colleague” letter and guidance response to an Office of Civil Rights notice that, not only are some 2.6 million students suspended every year, those decisions...
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