More people are blaming parents for low test scores instead of teachers. Credit: Getty Images SEATTLE (AP) - Blaming teachers for low ...Blaming teachers for low test scores, poor graduation rates and the other ills of American schools has been popular lately, but a new survey wags a finger closer to home.
Parents could pay if kids miss class. Credit: Getty ImagesANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - School districts in western Alaska have found a new way to ...School districts in western Alaska have found a new way to crack down on truancy -- or rather, an old way: They're getting police to enforce a years-old state law that lets them fine parents whose children skip school.
Whu sayz yur kidz can't spell? Credit: Getty ImagesThis is nothing to :) about or LOL over. Time magazine, citing a paper just released by the ...Study reveals kids are stupid, but puts it more politely.
Sardines or students? Credit: Getty ImagesAre there too many kids in your child's classroom? If so, they've got company. School districts in ...School districts in Florida and New York and across the country are struggling with a growing problem -- too many kids and too few desks
Are tenured teachers "untouchable?" Credit: Corbis Education is always a hot topic. Right now, teacher tenure is taking a lot of ...New Jersey Governor Chris Christie wants to eliminate tenure, which he says will make it easier to get rid of teachers that are not doing a good job. What do you think?
Connecticut parents are outraged when offensive words appear on their kids' homework. Credit: Getty Images You ...Homework on controversial literature proves, uh, controversial.
Professor Susan Gibbs Goetz video tapes her former student, Jasmine Zeppa who teaches her class. Credit: APST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Standing ...A new licensing system is being tested in 19 states that includes filming student teachers in their classroom and evaluating the video, also candidates must show they can prepare a lesson, tailor it to different levels of students and present it effectively.