To read the article “Getting Accountability Right” from Education Week, please visit: http://www.edweek.org/login.html?source=http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2009/01/28/19rothstein_ep.h28.html&destination=http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2009/01/28/19rothstein_ep.h28.html&levelId=2100.
To read the article “Saginaw School District ponders closing two schools” from mlive.com, please visit: http://www.mlive.com/news/saginaw/index.ssf/2009/01/saginaw_school_district_ponder.html.
To read the article “Standards Help Minn. Vie With Top Nations” from Education Week, please visit http://www.edweek.org/login.html?source=http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2009/01/21/18minnesota.h28.html&destination=http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2009/01/21/18minnesota.h28.html&levelId=2100.
To read the article “Hello, my name is? Christopher Waston” from The State News, please visit: http://www.statenews.com/index.php/article/2009/01/hello_my_name_is__christopher_waston.
To read the article “Becoming better teacher to the students” from The Brunei Times, please visit: http://www.bt.com.bn/opinion/2009/01/13/becoming_better_teacher_to_the_students.
Ann Austin is the director of a new Michigan State University Institute for Higher Education in the Global Context. This Institute will focus on research and policy analysis, education, and outreach concerning the opportunities and challenges associated with higher education in the global context. The current year, 2008-09, is a planning year for Institute programs… Read More »
To read the article “MSU forms school resource site in Detroit” from The Detroit News, please visit: http://www.detnews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20090109/SCHOOLS/901090365/1026/LOCAL.
“Dividing Opportunities: Tracking in High School Mathematics,” released by the PROM/SE (Promoting Rigorous Outcomes in Mathematics and Science Education) project in June 2008, was listed by the NSF Math and Science Partnership site among the Top Ten highlighted papers for 2008.
Dozens of Detroit schools striving to improve student achievement now have direct support from Michigan State University’s distinguished pool of education researchers. The Detroit-based Skillman Foundation selected the MSU College of Education to operate its Good Schools Resource Center, starting Jan.1, 2009. By accepting the two-year, nearly $2 million grant, MSU has committed to help… Read More »