An alleged plot to oust some Birmingham head teachers and make their schools adhere to more Islamic principles is being investigated.
In this lesson, students use favorite family recipes to learn about history and culture.
Earlier today at Coral Reef High School in Miami, President Obama announced the launch of an exciting initiative to help ensure that more of America’s students take the first step towards college success: completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form.
Alexandria’s newly named schools superintendent, Alvin L. Crawley, said that in the coming years, he plans to see all of the city’s schools fully accredited and ranking as high performers. He also aspires to ensure that they teach character and not merely cognitive skills. Read full article >>
A story about school entrance exams did not include opposing opinionsThe _Observer_ headline was unequivocal: "New grammar school tests thwart 'pushy parents'" it proclaimed, over an equally forthright subheading: "Redesigned exam identifies the most able pupils, not just those from wealthy backgrounds."The text underneath explained that Buckinghamshire grammar schools "introduced a 'tutor