Eighth Graders are Participating in Great Debates

Eighth graders are participating in Great Debates, and they are learning about the Constitution and American government in the process. At Middlebrook School, the 10th annual Great Debates were held, grouping students into debate teams and taking positions on current...

The Debate Over Standardized Tests Is Growing

Teachers across the country are escalating the debate over standardized tests.  The issue is whether certain high-stakes standardized tests are effective in evaluating students’ achievement and should be used to assess teachers’ effectiveness. The revolt...