Education Secretary Arne Duncan speaks at the ConnectED conference in the East Room of the White House on Wednesday. (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/) Education Secretary Arne Duncan is losing his second communications chief in two years. Massie Ritsch, ... Washington Post, 1 day ago
Education Secretary Arne Duncan's communications chief leaving for Teach For America - Washington Post, 22 hours ago
Yesterday, Newark superintendent Cami Anderson came to AEI to give a talk. The talk had to be relocated and the logistics modified because a busload of Anderson critics pledging to disrupt the event followed her from Newarkaccompanied by banners, ...American Enterprise Institute, 6 days ago
For someone who simply had the temerity to run for a statewide office and win, Diane Douglas has generated a lot of hostility already. She's "Ev Mecham, Part To" to some of these people. She's dumb. She's a terrifying ideologue who will ruin ...AZCentral.com, 1 week ago
Ghosts and goblins aren't the only things causing unease this Halloween. With their children settled into the 2014-15 school year, parents have growing concerns about the impact of Common Core. Here are 10 reasons why Common Core national standards ...Heritage Foundation, 3 weeks ago
An internal media strategy memo from Teach For America (see text below) reveals the lengths it went to to counter a story in the media that it considered negative and how it was alerted to the piece even before it was written by a U.S. Department of ...Washington Post, 3 weeks ago Internal Teach For America memo details how it fights media critics Washington Post, 3 weeks ago
edberg With the adoption of the Common Core standards by 43 states, the nation's schools have embarked on one of the most ambitious reform strategies in the post-World War II era. Opposition to the new academic standards, however, has emergedon ...EdSource Today, 1 month ago
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