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New education group to release "declaration" against "failed education policies," high-stakes testingLeslie PostalStory | Jun 11, 2013 | 6:32 AMA new education group today is to release its "declaration" against 30 years of "failed policy" it believes has harmed public schooling. The group includes some education advocates and political leaders from Florida. Dubbed "An Education Declaration...
By Leslie Postal , Staff WriterStory | Apr 30, 2013 | 10:42 AMThe contentious "parent trigger" bill failed again in the Florida Senate, dying Tuesday on a tie vote just as it did in 2012. The bill aimed to give parents more say in the fate of a struggling school, allowing them, by petition, to select a...
Leslie PostalStory | Apr 21, 2013 | 6:17 PMThe contentious "parent trigger" bill is slated to get another committee vote on Tuesday in Senate appropriations. The bill (SB 862) aims to give parents more say in the fate of a failing school. But an amendment the Senate version picked up earlier...
By Jason Wells and Kelly Corrigan
By Megan O'NeilStory | Mar 28, 2013 | 5:28 PMGlendale Unified school board candidates are a very polite bunch. I am convinced, in fact, that our local education race might be the last bastion of civilized discourse in American politics. Two months of campaigning has seen a string of cordial forums...
Story | Mar 29, 2013 | 12:03 PMIn the course of reporting a story about Michelle Rhee, the controversial former District of Columbia chancellor seeking to take her brand of education reform to statehouses across the country, the Los Angeles Times asked her spokeswoman a simple...
Eugene Robinson , Washington Post Writers Group
Leslie PostalStory | Apr 3, 2013 | 12:23 PMA similar bill, officially a "parent empowerment" measure, was narrowly defeated last year in the Legislature. This year's version is as divisive as 2012's, The bill has the backing of influential lawmakers and influential education reform groups,...
Parent trigger bills get first, favorable votes; parent groups call them latest effort to privitize public schoolsStory | Jan 24, 2012 | 9:34 PMIn case you missed it, here is our story from earlier today on the so-called “parent trigger” bills, which got “yes” committee votes in both the Florida House and Senate today. The bills are opposed by many of Florida's parent...
Story | Feb 11, 2012 | 4:36 PMStudentsFirst chief Michelle Rhee is a lightning-rod figure in educational reform, and I talked to her at length for my ''Patt Morrison Asks'' column. Her goal of a tough-love, top-to-bottom overhaul of public schools doesn't stop in the classroom or........
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