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1 March 2016
New York, New York, United States
Over 3000 Words
The number of American teens who excel at advanced math has surged, as new programs cater directly to the uppermost echelon of math students, training them for international competitions.
6 April 2015
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Well-trained teachers cannot be replaced solely by technology, as has been increasingly apparent at Carpe Diem schools, where students learn largely via computers enabled with educational software.
18 February 2015
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
When a New Orleans school principal prioritizes and structures her day to maximizing opportunities to empower her staff and provide targeted professional development so that the teachers can best serve under-performin...
5 February 2014
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
Students with low-income that attend public schools can find themselves locked in a system that prevents them from getting into the best colleges, from being unable to afford tuition, to not having the ambition, to n...
7 August 2013
Queens, New York, United States
Many students doing poorly in school are not doing poorly enough to go to city-mandated summer school - yet they will likely fall further behind their peers during the summer. A summer school program in New York City ...
25 September 2012
Staten Island, New York, United States
Over 3000 Words
For decades, no one at New Dorp public high school seemed to know how to help low-performing students, and unfortunately, this troubled population made up most of the school, which caters primarily to students from po...
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