Education News For December 19, 2011…

December 19, 2011 By: richard.ginn Category: Uncategorized

The NBER has a new report out that says that math teachers that have gone through the Boston Teacher Residency program are better teachers five years out than teachers that did not go through the program.

The NY Times reports on M.I.T increasing the amount of free courses.

The Miami Herald reports on the State Board of Education that gives the OKs to a tougher FCAT grading system.

The Des Moines Register reports that the Suspension rate remains high for blacks in Des Moines schools.

The Sacramento Bee reports on rural school districts that have been hit hard by transportation cuts.