President Obama Signs Education Reform Bill

President Obama Signs Education Reform Bill

The Hill – “President Obama on Thursday signed a sweeping rewrite of the controversial No Child Left Behind (NCLB) education law. Obama called the proposal “a Christmas miracle” during a signing ceremony at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. “This...
State Compares MCAS, PARCC Exam Results

State Compares MCAS, PARCC Exam Results

NECN – Public school students in third through eighth grades who took the PARCC exams last spring were less likely to perform well on that test than those who took the traditional MCAS exams, the state education department said Monday in releasing results from...