Think Tank: States Aren’t Teaching Consent in Sex Ed

By: usnews.com/16-05-2018 Not all require teachers to mention ‘healthy relationships,’ ‘sexual assault’ or ‘consent’ in class. The Center for American Progress recently released an analysis of what it called “the current state of sex education standards” across the U.S., focusing on discussions of consent and healthy relationships in those teaching standards. Analysts at the think tank […]

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United Kingdom: I Sense The Tide Is Turning On School Funding – But Education Needs Money Now

United Kingdom/ March 27, 2018/Source: https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk A promise of “jam tomorrow” will not cut it with the profession, parents and voters who that know any further delay will be devastating. I have a sense that the tide is turning on school funding. The latest wave rolled over last Friday when the influential Education Policy Institute reported […]

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UNESCO POLICY PAPER: Fulfilling our collective responsibility: Financing global public goods in education

Resumen: Este documento argumenta que los bienes públicos mundiales en la educación son tan comparables internacionalmente y estadísticas, que facilita la investigación básica que aborda el desafío de mejorar los resultados de aprendizaje para la sostenibilidad El desarrollo y las redes para el aprendizaje entre pares son escasos, están mal financiados y rara vez coordinados. […]

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United States: Concerns Mount Over K-12 Education Plans

United State / January 5, 2018 / By: Lauren Camera / Source: https://www.usnews.com As states cement education plans for their schools under the federal K-12 law, the Department of Education is working furiously to assess them amid mounting concerns about states’ commitment to following the law, their proposals to ensure historically disadvantaged students have access to quality education, and […]

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Estados Unidos: DeVos Asks the Education Establishment to ‘Rethink’ Schools

Estados Unidos / 13 de septiembre de 2017 / Por: Lauren Camera / Fuente: https://www.usnews.com The education secretary is on a multistate tour highlighting innovative approaches to learning. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos slammed the established “education system” Tuesday, kicking off a “Rethink School” tour to highlight innovative ways educators are meeting the needs of students in […]

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EEUU: Illinois Plans to Use Tax Credits to Send Thousands of Students to Private Schools

América del Norte/EEUU/blogs.edweek.org Resumen:  Los legisladores de Illinois han aprobado el primer programa de elección de escuelas privadas del estado, uniéndose a casi otros 30 estados que usan dinero público o incentivos del gobierno para ayudar a los estudiantes a pagar la matrícula de la escuela privada. Tales programas se han convertido en algo de la política educativa […]

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Education policy, classrooms are worlds apart

08/07/2017. By: http://education.einnews.com It’s been nearly two years since the Tampa Bay Times published “Failure Factories,” the Pulitzer Prize-winning series focused on five struggling elementary schools in south St. Petersburg that were not provided the promised additional resources after they were resegregated. The series unleashed philosophical and political debates involving poverty and race, the responsibilities of parents and the government […]

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