One explanation: The working conditions are better in private schools, so instructors are willing to take a salary cut. Private school teachers make way less than public school teachers. Average salaries
Can selective-admissions policies ever be fair? In September 2012, the NAACP’s legal arm joined forces with two other advocacy groups to file a federal civil rights complaint against New York City’s public
Lily Holland teaches second grade in the Boston Public Schools. She wrote the following post as part of a coordinated event last week sponsored by the Massachusetts Teachers Association in which educators,
DETROIT — Detroit Public Schools was split Friday into two separate districts. Schools officials began initial preparations months ago, and they've been working furiously in recent weeks with state officials,
We bought a new house last month. Our move took us just a few miles away from our old home: we purposefully stayed not only within our children’s existing school district but also within the school catchment.
In an opinion essay on Sunday, New York Times columnist David Leonhardt continued the newspaper's campaign "shilling" for charter schools. In an opinion essay on Sunday, New York Times columnist David