Rising numbers of new teachers are leaving the profession within a year of qualifying, says a teachers' union leader.
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The U.S. Department of Education announced today that Kentucky, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Carolina and Virginia have each received a four-year renewal for flexibility from provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), also known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB).
Virginia and four other states will remain exempt from key parts of No Child Left Behind for up to four years, freeing them from some of the most onerous requirements of the main federal education law.Read full article >>
The author adds his voice to that of educationalists, early years specialists and psychologists in calling for the ‘statistically invalid’ assessments be stoppedChildren’s author Philip Pullman has joined leading educationalists, early years specialists and psychologists in calling for the testing of four and five-year-olds in their first weeks at primary schools to be scrapped.The tests,