Louisiana’s Governor faces court battle over his education reforms

Louisiana¬†Governor Bobby Jindal pushed through a package of education bills in the first three weeks of this year’s legislative session. The package included a statewide voucher program that would allow 5,000 public school… Continue reading

Opinion piece about Florida’s new education goals

An Orlando Sentinel columnist likens Florida’s new education goals to times of “separate but equal.” She says the standards are a new way of escaping No Child Left Behind and calls them immoral.… Continue reading

McGraw-Hill sells Business to Apollo for 2.5 million

Obama tying up “loose ends” in education

2 Education Issues on State Ballots

Opinions differ on what new College Board statistics mean

College Board released new data today about the price of higher education. However, interpretation of the numbers seems to differ. While the New York Times says the once-stable numbers are now rising, Education… Continue reading

High School in NY has a 6 year program leading to tech industry jobs

iPad mini may have use in the classroom

Apple is trying to market its new iPad mini as a classroom resource, but who is going to pay that bill when so many schools are facing budget cuts? http://appleinsider.com/articles/12/10/22/ipad-mini-event-reaffirmed-to-highlight-education-uses

Live-Tweeting of Address by University of Richmond President

Today I live-tweeted an address University of Richmond President Ed Ayers gave regarding some important school issues including the recent controversy over the changes to the athletics program and future changes to the… Continue reading

10 Tweets from Education Nation