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Diane Ravitch Rebukes Education Activists' 'Reign Of Error'

A former assistant education secretary now criticizes what she calls the privatization of education. (RT @prumaker: Listen as @DianeRavitch hammers the corporate ed reform movement & retweet.
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Steering girls toward STEM: Statistics and solutions - WTOP

Steering girls toward STEM: Statistics and solutions - WTOP | Education | Scoop.it
Steering girls toward STEM: Statistics and solutions WTOP One way to encourage girls' interest in math and science is through afterschool activities and camps.
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Common Core tests widen achievement gap in New York

Common Core tests widen achievement gap in New York | Education | Scoop.it
What do the scores of the new Common Core-aligned tests really mean? (Common Core tests widen achievement gap in New York http://t.co/eS6eiLT0gG)
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Exploration Design Challenge

Need ideas for your afterschool program? Check out NASA Exploration Design Challenge! http://t.co/L8SMKSuGcA #learnNASA
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Children benefit from positive peer influence in afterschool programs

Children benefit from positive peer influence in afterschool programs | Education | Scoop.it
Children in afterschool programs who have a sense of connectedness with their peers are less likely to report emotional problems, according to Penn State researchers.
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The achievement gap - Brainerd Daily Dispatch

The achievement gap Brainerd Daily Dispatch Half a century after Martin Luther King Jr.'s “I Have a Dream” speech, thousands of people listened at the Lincoln Memorial, as King's present day successors spoke of the need to eliminate racial bias.
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18 Signs You Are A Part Of The Education Reform Movement

The American education system is failing too many students, meet the movement that is trying to change all of that.
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American Promise (Official Theatrical Trailer)

A documentary 13 years in the making, American Promise follows the journeys of two African-American boys and their families from kindergarten to high school ... (RT @HUEMANBOOKS: Want to empower #blackboys and close the achievement gap?
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