that point out letters and words on the pages, showing capital letters, etc… to students while reading a book out loud help out big time in reading skills later on in life.
Archive for April, 2012
The New York Times has an article up on Texas schools trying to survive on a shoestring budget.
The Detroit News reports on 8 of 15 approved new charter schools will be in Detroit.
The AP reports on MSU’s business college starting online master programs.
The LA Times reports on Santa Monica College trustees postponing a two-tier fee plan.
The Education Week reports on all states that now have to use one uniform formula to report the high school graduation rate. This method has led to a lot lower high school graduation rate for some states.
The Harvard Crimson reports on the University that is going to start a fundraising drive of 6 billion in 2013.
The Detroit News reports on Dearborn high school students that could get to start the school day one hour later.
The LA Times reports on low-income students struggling with AP exam fee waiver cuts.
The Philadelphia Inquire reports on the Pennsylvania budget calling for lumping much of the school aid into block grants.