Topic: Columbia University Teachers College
The $75 million USAID Teacher Education Project alone won't patch the US and Pakistan governmental relationship. But education projects are one way to maintain people-to-people relations.
No Child Left Behind has been a contentious law ever since it was passed in 2002. Now ten states have been released of some of the toughest legal requirements of the law.
Big-city mayors have been turning to leaders from the business world to push their agenda of education reform. Critics say schools need leadership from educators.
11/29/2010 03:00 pm
Community colleges are the focus of a White House summit Tuesday in Washington. The Obama administration is looking to several national businesses to assist future employees coming out of community colleges find jobs.
10/05/2010 01:48 pm
Some policymakers say the focus needs to be on improving traditional education schools, while others are advocates of so-called alternative models, which can speed up entry into the profession.
03/27/2009 01:00 am
Critics say Chicago students shouldn't miss class to point out education-funding disparities.
09/04/2008 01:00 am
Some American women choose to invent entirely new surnames when their marriages end.
06/09/2008 01:00 am
Half of courses in Grades 9 to 12 will be delivered online by 2019, predicts a new report.
05/14/2008 01:00 am
Districts in big cities of the Midwest and Northeast undergo the most change.
01/25/2008 12:00 am