Federal and state policies that attend to rural health, education, and economic needs while supporting apprenticeship have the potential to revitalize struggling rural communities.
That could change as whole-course curricula become freely accessible online
New youth apprenticeship programs must grapple with the ugly legacy of career tracking.
Even states that only grudgingly rely on multiple-choice tests may sit out an “innovative assessment” pilot
But experts question if computer-based programs help or hinder learning for young children
October is National Principals Month and it’s an opportunity to acknowledge the hard work of these too often overlooked professionals.
Head Start may not boost school test scores, but researchers find long-term, multigenerational benefits.
Policy and advocacy organizations have made a public commitment to work collaboratively to improve the early care and education workforce.
Years of disinvestment could affect the future U.S. labor force
Report highlights improved coordination between HHS and the Department of Education