It’s an Education Fact: 7/30/2013

1) 27 out of the 40 states that fund pre-school reported declines in spending of about $550 million; that came in at $5.1 billion in 2011-12. 2) Obama’s proposed budget includes $75 million in matching grant funding to states for universal pre-school in the next...

It’s an Educational Fact: 12/18/2012

A Teach Plus survey of 1,015 teachers found that 71% of those with 10 or less years of experience–the “new majority”–said student performance should be part of their evaluations vs 41% of veteran teachers. The U.S. ranks 9th out of 18 countries...