News tagged with school policies

National education policy -- oh, how it's changed

The way legislators, experts and other opinion leaders discuss the role of parents and schools in reducing educational inequalities has changed dramatically since the Elementary and Secondary Education Act first passed in ...

Aug 18, 2012
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Americans support local control of schools

Despite criticism that local school boards are "dinosaurs" that need to be replaced, Americans support local control of their schools, Michigan State University education scholars argue in a new paper.

Jul 17, 2012
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