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College Board: New Photo ID Requirements for SAT Will Not Affect Undocumented Students

by Jorge Rivas on March 27 2012, 4:56PM

The changes will not affect students who may not have access to government-issued IDs, according to The College Board.

Topics: /NOW, Schools & Youth

News Corp. Will Save Our Schools, and Other Scarily Seductive Reforms

News Corp. Will Save Our Schools, and Other Scarily Seductive Reforms

by Julianne Hing on October 20 2011, 9:36AM

Rupert Murdoch sees a $500 billion market in turning public schools into private enterprises. Does anybody have a compelling answer to why that’s bad?

Topics: Schools & Youth

With New School Year Comes Barrage of High-Stakes Tests Infographic

With New School Year Comes Barrage of High-Stakes Tests

by Julianne Hing, Hatty Lee on September 8 2011, 10:41AM

Over the course of a decades-long accountability movement, test scores have increasingly been used to monitor school performance — with millions in funding dollars attached.

Topics: Back to School

New York City Scraps Teacher Pay for Performance Bonus Plan

New York City Scraps Teacher Pay for Performance Bonus Plan

by Julianne Hing on July 22 2011, 10:00AM

The move comes after several years unstable dips and peaks in test scores.

Topics: Schools & Youth

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