Daily Archives: September 10, 2019

DC Charter School Performance “Almost” Matches Public Schools

Originally posted on tultican:
By T. Ultican 9/8/2019 Washington DC charter schools did not significantly outperform public schools or even match them on the last two years of PARCC testing. These disappointing results for the charter school industry come almost…

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How To Build Artificial Intelligence We Can Trust (Gary Marcus and Ernest Davis)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
For those K-12 educators and higher education professors who bite their nails over whether automation will replace teachers with robots who make out seating charts, answer student questions, explain…

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Texas: Commissioner Threatens to Dismiss Elected Board Because One High School Has Low Scores

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
Texas Commissioner of Education Mike Morath has threatened to take over the state’s largest school district—Houston Independent School District—because one high school has persistently received low test scores. That school—Wheatley High School—enrolls high…

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