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These days, access to test scores is a click of the mouse away, but critics argue that this information doesn't tell us much about the quality of the school.
The AFT and the NEA are in positions to influence what happens in our public schools, and they continue to draw fire for the woes of the public school system.
Do school vouchers have benefits for students, schools and communities? A new study sheds light on the controversy.
The debate over 'standardized testing' masks a larger question: just how do we define what it means to learn something, and how can we test for it?
Is your child being paddled at school? What you need to know about the corporal punishment debate. Find out how to advocate for your child.
Recent studies suggest that after school programs do more than just keep kids occupied during the afternoon.
What should a parent do if they learn that their child's public school is promoting or endorsing religious activity?
Zero tolerance rules, and more: parents probably have more power to affect rules and policies at their children's schools than they realize.
Experts say parents should nurture their child's appreciation and enjoyment of music.
Is you child being bullied? Here's how to find out.
The typical school day is long enough to squeeze in reading, writing, and ’rithmatic, but is it enough for students to truly get ahead?
The British Government wants every child to participate in five hours of sport every week. Would a push like this work in the United States and should it?
Is your child being bullied? Here's how to tell, and what to do about it.
Is your child being bullied or is there another side to his story?  Practical parenting tips to help your child navigate conflict and avoid bullies.
Merit pay, at least under the Obama administration, is not a passing fad, but is considered an essential component of school reform.
Not long ago single-sex schools were viewed as relics from another age, a time when boys took woodshop and girls studied home economics. Now the pendulum is swinging the other way.
Female teachers have dominated elementary schools for a long time.  But the ratio of male to female teachers has steadily declined over the past two decades.
Here are five big issues raised by the film 'Waiting for Superman', and a breakdown of why you should care.
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