Money To Learn

Join the National Day of Action for Full Funding of ESSA Student Success By Jodi Peterson Science educators, teacher leaders, and others in the STEM education community are encouraged to join thousands of K-12 educators, counselors, technology specialists, and librarians on October 26 for the national “Day of Action” to urge Congress to fully fund […]

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Scientists, Statistics, And Specialized Agencies?

U.S. Department of Education Fails Utterly In Its Responsibility to Oversee Charter School Sector by janresseger In her post Resseger quotes political scientist Jacob Hacker and Berkeley political scientist Paul Pierson from their book titled: American Amnesia which states, “Behavioral economics has identified the problem of “consumer myopia,” a widespread inability of people to discern their […]

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From The Federal Register

Agency Information Collection Activities; Submission to the Office of Management and Budget for Review and Approval; Comment Request; 2012/17 Beginning Postsecondary Students Longitudinal Study: Abstract: The 2012/17 Beginning Postsecondary Students Longitudinal Study is conducted by the National Center for Education Statistics, within the U.S. Department of Education. BPS is designed to follow a cohort of […]

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The Good Old Days

People are appalled when Donald Trump talks about the “good old days” without thinking about what was good about the past. In the Fifties when America recognized the injustice of a separate but equal system of education, we stood against the system and changed it. In the Sixties when police brutality against Black Americans was […]

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But I Digress

Research has shown everyone that our current system of education is failing our children. Research has shown everyone that teachers have a biased attitude toward certain groups of children due to the propaganda they have been taught about children who live outside the societal norm. Research has shown everyone that an excellent education involves exposure, […]

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Believe It

From the Federal Register: FR Document: 2016-25426 Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request; NCER-NPSAS Grants-Connecting Students 2017: Testing the Effectiveness of FAFSA Interventions on College Outcomes In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, ED is proposing a new information collection. This request is to conduct, in 2017, the “Connecting Students 2017: Testing the […]

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“In 2010, the National Center for Education Research and the National Center for Education Statistics, both within the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences, began collaborating on an education grant opportunity related to the cross-sectional National Postsecondary Student Aid Study. NPSAS is a large, nationally-representative sample of postsecondary institutions and students that contains […]