Making Education News: 11/21/2013

1.  219 Race to the Top applications made it on time to the U.S. Department of Education and represent 678 total school systems in 44 states. Awards will range from $4 million to $30 million, for a total of $120 million. 2.  Some school reform groups are taking issue...

Education-Related Quotes: 10/22/2012

“The President has said that changes are needed to close the persistent gap between poor and privileged students, drive up high school graduation rates, and produce a workforce that can compete globally. But it is impossible to predict whether his policies,...