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  • Innovate to balance school capacity

    As a principal for many years, often I had the challenge of coming up with ways to make room for students. Most schools operate near capacity and as numbers ebb and flow principals find themselves constantly looking for space.
  • John Goodlad dies at 94; led research on how schools fail to educate

     John Goodlad dies at 94; led research on how schools fail to educate
    John I. Goodlad, whose exhaustive analysis of the culture of schools and the reasons for their failures made him one of the intellectual leaders of the education reform movement that took off in the early 1980s, died Nov. 29 in Seattle. He was 94. The...

    Students learn, grow at Great Kids Explorer Club

    Students learn, grow at Great Kids Explorer Club
    Twice a week, third-grader Adamaris Cabrera and her sister, first-grader Valeria Hernandez, don't go straight home after leaving McInnis Elementary in DeLeon Springs. They settle into classrooms in a building three blocks away to spend a few more...

    Connecticut's Students Learning English Perform Poorly Compared To Nation

    When Brian Gonzalez, an eighth-grader at Windham Middle School, arrived last year from Puerto Rico, he knew very little English. He was pulled out of the classroom for one period a day, he says, to work with a teacher who helped him learn English and...

    UC's enrollment guarantee gives students an education to fall back on

    UC's enrollment guarantee gives students an education to fall back on
    Aimee Ruiz was panicked. The four UC campuses she applied to had rejected her. Two private colleges had accepted her but not offered enough financial aid. She considered taking a year off school to work and save money. Then UC Merced emailed to see if...