- Oregon students’ math, reading skills plummet post-pandemic - Los Angeles Times
Testing from spring 2022 shows students who were already behind before the pandemic had the most learning loss but all children overall lost ground when compared with spring 2019 test scores, Oregon Department of Education >
Sep 23, 7:42 AM:
- Montgomery students are meeting literacy expectations but are behind in math
Montgomery County students met the school system’s performance target in reading but fell short of goals in math for the last school year, according to academic data shared with the school board Thursday.
Sep 23, 7:34 AM:
- Addressing learning loss: What Omaha Public Schools is doing
Nebraska data shows a detailed picture of OPS students’ decline in English and math proficiencies as a result of the pandemic.
Sep 23, 7:33 AM:
- Learning loss continues to manifest
Test scores released this month showed 72% of students failed to meet California math standards, worse by 5 percentage points from the pre-pandemic school year of 2018-19. For English standards, 58% failed to meet state >
Sep 22, 9:17 AM:
- KIPP Indy’s first graduation will mark historic moment for neighborhood
KIPP Indy’s Class of 2023 will be the first to graduate from the school, which is in Indianapolis’ Martindale-Brightwood neighborhood, a historically working-class Black area of the city.
Sep 22, 9:03 AM:
- Lynchburg schools administrators share plan to improve academic achievement
After the recent release of Standards of Learning (SOL) scores across the commonwealth, Lynchburg City School officials have rolled out a plan to improve academic achievement in light of the school division’s passing rates. >
Sep 22, 9:01 AM:
- University Charter School’s BrewCS recognized, to be contender for governor’s excellence award
University Charter School (UCS) in Livingston was recognized as Work-Based Learning Regional Best Practice model and will be a contender for the Second Annual Governor's Work-Based Learning Seal of Excellence Award.
Sep 22, 8:59 AM:
- State report cards show impact of pandemic
While 100% of students were promoted to the fourth grade, 63.3% were proficient in third grade reading and 24.3% saw improvement in K-3 literacy.
Sep 21, 10:27 AM:
- Local elementary school nationally recognized for academic excellence
The U.S. Department of Education gives the award to schools that have closed the education achievement gap between subgroups of students.
Sep 21, 10:08 AM:
- Six Philly-area schools named Blue Ribbon winners by the U.S. Department of Education
Last year, seven local schools won the honor. Schools can be recognized either for overall academic excellence or for stellar progress in closing achievement gaps among students.
Sep 20, 9:46 AM:
- 3 Bronx charters named National Blue Ribbon Schools
Only three New York City public schools made this year’s list of National Blue Ribbon Schools, and all were charter schools located in the Bronx, according to the U.S. Department of Education’s picks released Friday. >
Sep 20, 9:30 AM:
- Early College High School receives National Blue Ribbon School honor
Early College High School at Midland College has been named a National Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.
Sep 20, 9:20 AM:
- Families reflect on the pandemic’s long-term impact on students’ learning
...data showing the full extent of COVID-19's long-term impact on elementary students' learning is only just starting to emerge.
Sep 19, 10:07 AM:
- Youth First: Virtual learning and the pandemic’s effect on educational achievement
The 2022-2023 school year is in session and many teachers are witnessing the effects the COVID-19 pandemic had on learning. With students returning to in-person learning, teachers are noticing a large learning gap.
Sep 19, 10:03 AM:
- Global Learning has big plans as New Bedford’s first charter school marks 20 years
The opening of school this year officially marked two decades since Global Learning Charter Public School opened its doors with ambitions of offering a unique educational experience unlike anything New Bedford — or much of the >
Sep 19, 10:01 AM:
- Online school ORCA wins best public school award
The Oregon Charter Academy (ORCA), which has operated completely online for 17 years, recently won best public school overall, beating out more than 135 traditional public schools within the mid-valley region (Marion, Polk and >
Sep 15, 7:01 AM:
- Coalition says education achievement gap has widened
Three years after the Student Opportunity Act was signed to address educational inequity, pledging $1.5 billion to the public education system by 2027, low-income and minority students are falling even farther behind their peers >
Sep 15, 6:49 AM:
- Berkeley County School District SC Ready scores show achievement gap
"The results, while concerning, were not really surprising, unfortunately," said the Superintendent at Berkeley County School District.
Sep 15, 6:48 AM:
- Parents Can Leave the Failing Public School System
It was cruel COVID-era policies – implemented by teachers’ unions, education bureaucrats, and negligent school boards – that caused test scores to plummet.
Sep 14, 5:19 AM:
- Montana education officials release math, reading scores
Scores were released for the federally mandated math and reading assessment tests from Montana's 2021-2022 academic year.
The required assessment measures math and reading or English language arts proficiency for students from >
Sep 14, 5:09 AM: