Topic: Vicki Phillips
Back to school: Perhaps the most controversial education reform is how to measure a good teacher. As the trend to overhaul teacher evaluations catches fire, some teachers find that new feedback and mentoring programs can lead to 'incredible' results with their students.
Despite a host of reform efforts, only half of low-income and minority students in US high schools graduate. Some programs are trying to change that.
01/15/2010 01:59 pm