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New York City school chancellor tours schools that are examples of good education

  As the U.S. continues to push for education reform, some academic insiders are suggesting that instead of focusing on poor-performing institutions, people should focus on schools that work so they know what kinds of programs to mirror.   Cathleen P. Black, the newly appointed New York City schools chancellor, has been touring schools that […]

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PAWS goes back to pencil and paper format

  While some Wyoming students may have gotten used to taking standardized tests on the computer, they may be surprised to find that many educators are switching back to basics this year.   The previous administration of the state Department of Education had made the 2011 Proficiency Assessments of Wyoming Students (PAWS), predominantly online. However, […]

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