by Diane Ravitch, Research Professor of Education, New York University; Author, 'Reign of Error' A few years ago, when I was blogging at Education Week with Deborah Meier, a reader introduced the term FUD. I had never heard of it. It is a marketing technique used in business and politics to harm your competition. The term.Read more
Monthly Archives: April 2014
Commissioner of Education Michael Williams has announced that the number of Texas graduates taking at least one Advanced Placement Program® (AP®) Exam has more than doubled during the past decade.
In addition, the number of low-income graduates taking at least one AP Exam has more than quadrupled, and the number.Read more
Commissioner of Education Michael Williams noted that 2013 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) results released today showed the average mathematics scores for 8th graders and 4th graders in Texas public schools were higher than the national average.
According to results from NAEP's 2013 The Nation's Report Card, almost all 4th and.Read more
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