Education News for July 25, 2011…

July 25, 2011 By: richard.ginn Category: Uncategorized

The Sacramento Bee Reports on California school districts that say the new law is unclear on hiring laid off teachers back.

The Philadelphia Inquirer reports on state investigators that found suspicious patterns of changed answers on tests at Philadelphia’s Roosevelt Middle School

The Hartford Courant reports on students that continue to make progress on the Connecticut Mastery Tests.

The Dallas Morning News reports on TAKS scores going up while national numbers do not.

The LA Times looks at a new research report showing LA charter school teachers turnover rates around 3 times as high compared to LA public schools.

The New York Times reports on the guidebook for local parents that is vague about what each school is looking for when it come school selection for their students.

The Oregonain reports on a New Oregon law that will make it easier for students to transfer between districts beginning in the 2012-13 school year.