Tag: programs

Educational Forms, Informal learning

How are ELLs, students with disabilities IDed for gifted and talented?

April 5, 2023

Via: eSchool News

States with formal policies around gifted and talented programs tend to identify more English learners and students with disabilities for those programs, according to a new study from NWEA, a not-for-profit research and educational services organization serving K-12 students. The […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

Appropriations Committee Approves Higher Education Funding Bill

July 16, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The House Appropriations Committee approved a bill Thursday that includes nearly $31 billion in total higher education funding for fiscal year 2022. The bill, which primarily includes Democratic priorities and aligns closely with President Biden’s budget proposal, was approved by […]


New Mexico Public Education Department Names Curriculum Associates to Its High-Quality Professional Learning Marketplace List for 2021

July 6, 2021

Via: eSchool News

The New Mexico Public Education Department (NMPED) recently named Curriculum Associates’ i-Ready Classroom Mathematics and Ready Reading programs to its High-Quality Professional Learning (HQPL) Marketplace List for 2021. The list acts as a guide for teachers, schools, and districts across […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

Connecticut college system moves ahead with controversial consolidation plan

March 11, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Community colleges and four-year university systems in several states have consolidated or merged in some way in recent years. Georgia State University’s merger with the Perimeter College helped raise the graduation rate of first-time, full-time students in the college’s two-year […]


Report: 54% of prospective elementary teachers fail licensing exam on first try

February 27, 2019

Via: Education Dive

NCTQ may be best known for its Teacher Prep Review, an ongoing project to measure thousands of traditional and alternative teacher preparation programs against a set of standards. In recent years, some researchers have cast doubts on the organization’s findings […]

Educational Stages, Higher Education

University Data Science Programs Turn to Ethics and the Humanities

January 11, 2019

Via: Ed Surge

Data scientist Mark Madsen has been programming and crunching data long before buzzwords like artificial intelligence and machine learning were common. So when the field really started expanding around 2010, Madsen, who works near Portland, Ore., began receiving requests from […]

Education Tech, Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Schools look to proven formulas for innovation

January 2, 2019

Via: Education Dive

Most schools have a desire to innovate, especially when old ideas are no longer working or when new technologies require the application of new ideas. While many schools have innovative leaders, not all schools have the funding or support of […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

School breaks are being used for credit recovery

September 28, 2018

Via: Education Dive

Credit recovery programs are designed to help address the high school dropout rate. The issue is considered a societal one because high school dropouts earn an average of $9,200 less per year than high school graduates and are more likely […]


Universal school meal programs may improve student behavior, study shows

September 21, 2018

Via: Education Dive

This study adds to the growing body of research related to the potential benefits of offering free meals to all students at a school. The Community Eligibility Provision was initiated to help eliminate the shame associated with receiving free meals […]

Education Strategies

Pay for Success and CBE: The week’s most-read education news

December 21, 2015

Via: Education Dive

This week, Education Dive took a look at negative response to the Every Student Succeeds Act’s “Pay for Success” initiative. Also in K-12, the U.S. Department of Education unveiled its National Education Technology Plan, highlighting best practices for the use […]