All the news that tweets

Might be a while before the Associated Press picks up on this one. The changing ways in which we receive news today include the increasingly popular Twitter web site. Well, I just found out someone at the Texas Public Policy Foundation is excited about proposed legislation to increase spending transparency in Texas schools.I’ll report back…

Not Really News – Northern Kentucky Urban Kids Not Ready for College

– But, there is some help The Cincinnati Enquirer reports that astonishingly small numbers of students from the inner city “core,” including Covington and Newport, Kentucky, are ready for college. Only 11 percent of urban “core” kids tested out of remedial requirements at Northern Kentucky’s Gateway Community and Technical College. The good news for those…

Educators Aim at Own Foot

The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that while our CATS assessments are officially dead, a group of die-hard CATS fans are going to publish their own CATS-like rating of our schools. Let’s talk about how silly that is. Our legislators took a hard look at things like our high college remediation rates and poor performance on federal…