Morning Round-up May 26, 2006

Want more info on the "hoax" email about NCLB? Here's ED. Dept.'s press release...

Education Dept. Warns of Erroneous E-Mails on No Child Left Behind
The U.S. Department of Education is seeking to debunk widely circulated e-mails that erroneously say the No Child Left Behind Act mandates that students who fail their 10th grade reading and math tests must accept an inferior high school completion certificate that would prohibit them form attending college or vocational school.

Science scores fallling among older students
Elementary school students are getting better in science, but middle and hih school students are not, a blow for a nation wary about losing its competitive edge.

Site connects users to education research
eSchool News
A Rice University faculty member has created a system for the free exchange of curriculum material and other educational research.


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