Education activist Jesse Hagopian outlines the top stories of 2015 related to high-stakes testing.
Tag: race to the top
This week we feature Florida, Idaho, Illinois and Pennsylvania.
This week we feature Connecticut, New York and Wisconsin.
“Everyone knew exactly what the President meant when he said… ‘This is our Sputnik moment.’
Of the 12 grant recipients named so far, only one, Hawaii, is located west of the Mississippi River. And Hawaii only qualifies for $75 million in funding, compared to $700 million for New York.
When the U.S. Department of Education yesterday announced 10 winners of round two of the $4.5 billion Race to the Top competition New Jersey finished eleventh â€” just three points behind tenth-place finisher Ohio, which is slated to receive as much as $400 million for its schools.