Education Reform

Ever grade from preschool to high school is feeling the effects of education reform. And it seems that in order to get a job you need to get a college education.  “It is estimated in Connecticut that by 2018, 67 percent of jobs will require college or some other...

Education Reform – Avoiding Historic Missteps

As states scramble to implement the education reform that was brought about by the new Common Core State Standards Initiative, it’s prudent to look back on historic education reform efforts to avoid previous missteps. The new Common Core State Standards...

Why Teacher Training Is Key To Saving Public Schools

The root of all problems in today’s schools is teacher training. Citing a report from The National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education, Tom Allon suggests in his blog post that teacher training programs be improved, student-teaching extended to...