Research for Action has published a report to help parents and policy-makers understand the many ways that teachers are measured - and which ones seem to work best. This brief is the first in a series on education topics that RFA will release as part of its new Pennsylvania Clearinghouse for Education Research.
Download the full report by clicking here.
Corbett names Pa. privatization panel
The group's membership is largely of people who believe privatization is a good idea.
A look at Corbett's privatization panel
Critics warn of conflict of interest: members could benefit if government does less.
Almost all children left behind? Three-quarters of central Pennsylvania schools could fail to meet next year's higher targets
Published: Sunday, October 02, 2011, 6:00 AM
PSSA practice tests raise accuracy concerns
Educators from Lehigh Valley to Pittsburgh question validity of state-endorsed 4Sight practice tests.
Retooled AIU charter school focuses on career preparedness
Read more: Retooled AIU charter school focuses on career preparedness - Pittsburgh Tribune-Reviewhttp://www.pittsburghlive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/news/education/s_759138.html#ixzz1ZWjnKOc9