National curriculum tests for 14-year-old in England's school should be reintroduced, says the chief inspector of schools Sir Michael Wilshaw.
In this lesson, students use favorite family recipes to learn about history and culture.
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan officially launched the Department of Education’s Principal Ambassador Fellowship yesterday by naming three principals to serve as the inaugural class of Campus Principal Ambassador Fellows.
Last month, I asked whether parents and grandparents were worried about threats to annual testing caused by the national switch to the Common Core standards.U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan had warned that California would be shortchanging students and their families if it held to its plan not to report school test averages next year. Almost everyone who responded to me said Duncan was wr
Students occupying Ulster University's common room are defending higher education against creeping corporatisationCommon rooms are vital places in universities. In today's corporate-minded, technocratic colleges, where professors are senior managers, junior staff dogsbodies and students consumers, they represent a dim memory of a time when higher education was a rather more collegiate affair.