July 2014
Jul 28, 2014

Connection to the Internet has become a major focus of most education reform ideas and policies. The assessments being planned by the two major consortia (PARCC and SmarterBalance) for the Common Core State Standards encourage on-line conn...

read more
Jul 22, 2014

One of the central projects of the Obama Administration has been the creation and overall launch of My Brother's Keeper. It is an initiative to help boys and young men of color to be able to fully participate in our society. One White House...

read more
Jul 11, 2014

This week's legislative issues to be updated and a report of interest to the Title I community.

 

Workforce Investment Opportunity Act passed the House and has been sent to the President for his signature. The measure has been awaiting...

read more
Jul 07, 2014

There has been modest movement on several education measures in the House and Senate.

 

On June 25, the Senate by a vote of 95-3 passed HR 803 the Workforce Investment Opportunity Act by accepting a House amendment (which was a biparti...

read more