NCLB Scoring update

On September 28, 2009 we informed you here and here that there appeared to be problems in the new No Child Left Behind scores for 2009. Official confirmation of the dimensions of the problem were provided during the Kentucky Board of Education meeting on October 8, 2009. I learned a little more during yesterday’s Education…

The US education crisis

If any members of the Kentucky legislature’s Interim Joint Education Committee doubt the country faces serious education problems, they kept those doubts to themselves today as Dr. William E. Kirwan presented stunning evidence of how far the United States has fallen in education worldwide. Kirwan’s evidence was stark – the US has lost significant ground…