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Are Teachers Warming Up to the Common Core?

October 20, 2014 – As Common Core implementation continues, more teachers say they are prepared to teach to the standards and that their students are benefiting (The Atlantic). »

Report: Improving neighborhood schools a top priority for Hartford

October 20, 2014 – Improving the city's neighborhood schools and marshaling more help for students who are learning English or have disabilities should be among the top priorities for the school system, according to the district report (The Hartford Courant). »

Pushing the Envelope

October 16, 2014 – E4E-New York teacher Nick Lawrence explains why he became a teacher leader - both inside and outside his school (Teach to Lead). »

Bridgeport BOE sets superintendent search in motion

October 16, 2014 – The Bridgeport school board authorized a request for proposals for a search firm that will help find the district’s next permanent superintendent (The Connecticut Post's Education Matters blog). »

White students no longer majority in Illinois public schools

October 15, 2014 – The State Board of Education announced white students in Illinois no longer constitute the majority of public school students, and the percentage of students considered low-income has surpassed the halfway mark. (Chicago Sun-Times) »

Kids Get Better Grades When They Share Similarities With Teachers

October 15, 2014 – A new study by Hunter Gehlbach, associate professor of education at Harvard’s Graduate School of Education and director of research at Panorama Education, suggests that a simple getting-to-know-you exercise might improve classroom relationships and ev... »

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