Education

Washington Plans to Offer Dual Language Ed forAll by 2040

Washington State superintendent for education Chris Reykdal wants to expand dual language education programs in the state so that all school-aged children have access to them by 2040.In August, Reykdal laid out a plan...

$27 Million in Literacy and Biliteracy Supports for CA Students

California state superintendent of public instruction Tony Thurmond has announced a new $27 million digital literacy partnership...

Congress Urged to Fund Childcare

“At a moment when Americans are struggling just to get by amid the worst inflation in decades, the Senate is moving forward with a reconciliation framework that excludes any investment to address the largest...

ASHA Recommendations for In-Person Instruction

According to the U.S. Department of Education’s report Education in a Pandemic: The Disparate Impacts of COVID-19 on America’s...

Canada reports teacher shortages and low attendance

The United States isn't the only country battling a teacher shortage. A recent report shows...

Parents Panic Over Teacher Shortage

A national Harris survey of US parents commissioned by Lexia Learning, found a large majority (76%) of parents...

Congress Urged to Fund Child Care

“At a moment when Americans are struggling just to get by amid the worst inflation in decades, the Senate is moving forward with a reconciliation framework that excludes...

Pennsylvania Grants $384 M For Early Childhood Education

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has announced more than $384 million in grant funding for early childhood education, providing more children and families in Pennsylvania with access to high-quality...

Omnibus Budget Boosts Education Spending

Last month, Congress passed the final Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 Omnibus Appropriations Bill, which included a nearly $3 billion increase in education spending.Most of the extra funding will go toward Title I, which saw...

EL Teachers Need More Math Support

Even though nearly 20% of students in California K-12 schools are English Learners, the latest research from EdTrust West (https://west.edtrust.org/ed-trust-west-research-in-brief-series/) finds that the majority of teachers across the...
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