How Gifted Students are Overlooked

The author of a prominent guidebook on closing the achievement gap says that emphasis on assisting struggling students is part of the process of how gifted students are overlooked. Policy support that has vacillated between gifted and struggling students for several...

The Homework Discussion Continues

Most parents expect their child will have homework.  Supporters of homework argue that life is filled with things we don’t like to do, and that homework teaches self-discipline, time management and other nonacademic life skills. What do you think? Every school...