Textsize People walk through Sproul Plaza on the UC Berkeley campus on March 14, 2022 in Berkeley, Calif. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images About the author: Stanley Lithow is Accenture Professor of the Practice at Duke University and a trustee at the State University of New York.… Read More »Education Needs a National Focus. The Biden Administration Should Take Action.
Montana Superintendent of Public Instruction Elsie Arntzen cited wanting to emphasize local control when she explained to a group of educators Thursday why she is proposing rules to require fewer school counselors and librarians in some situations. Arntzen’s plan is in some cases the “exact… Read More »Arntzen cites ‘local control’ as motivation for proposed rules | 406 Policy
(The Center Square) – A reduction in achievement standards, the COVID-19 school lockdowns and a lack of transparency have contributed to a decline in student achievement in Virginia’s public education system, according to a report from the Virginia Department of Education. “Virginia’s public schools have… Read More »Virginia report: lower education standards, lockdowns caused decline in achievement | State
Louis Wildman had a ritual of clipping out newspaper articles every time one of his former students took on a leadership role as vice principal, principal—even superintendent. Over his 30 years as a standout professor at CSUB, he learned to keep the scissors handy. “He… Read More »Towering figure in educational leadership leaves lasting legacy | breaking
CLINTON – When Clinton High School teacher Bill Misiewicz, one of the facilitators of CHS’s Synergy program, changed CHS senior Hillary Burken’s class schedule to add her to the group without her initial knowledge, it turned out to be one of the best things to… Read More »Synergy program sparks CHS students’ creativity | Local News
Students from each academic area were honored during the 44th annual Academic Achievement Recognition Ceremony held on April 27 at Missouri Southern State University. Tim Peternell, an environmental health and safety major from Arma, Kansas, was recognized as the 2022 Outstanding Graduate by the Alumni… Read More »MSSU students recognized during academic achievement ceremony | lifestyles