Failing school, no problem, you have Dyslexia

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The “Kentucky Ready to Read Act 2018” is a legislation proposal by Republican Representative Addia Wuchner of Florence Kentucky.  This pending legislation is meant to aid educators & parents in helping schools better prepare and deal with dyslexic students. Response to intervention (RTI) will reduce suspensions & criminalizing perceived bad

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California’s Creepy Education System

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The California Department of Education has begun work on its pilot system the California Science Test (CAST) which supports California’s state testing program dubbed the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP). The CAST is still under development, currently field tests are underway for years 2017-2018, after which the

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DOE sides with Predatory For Profit Schools

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June 2016 the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) proposed the “Borrower Defense Regulation”. The proposed regulation was added to the Federal Register for public comments; overwhelmingly the public approved of the proposal, which removes mandatory pre-dispute arbitration clauses and class action waivers from enrollment agreements. The proposal makes it easier

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