Morning Round-up, April 21, 2006

Rasing the bar, mumps, teacher lawsuits and more...


A bar raised for all Christian Science Monitor
In the United States, the "achievement gap" in student test scores can be seen through any lenses: from race and gender to income, special needs, and language barriers.

Mumps Epidemic Spreads; More Vaccine Promised NYT
In the largest mumps breakout in the United States in more than 20 years, almost 1,000 people have contracted the disease in the Midwest.

Teachers sue state, alleging inequality Journal Gazette
A battle expected to reach the INdiana Supremee Court began Thursday when the Indiana State Teachers Association officially filed a lawsuit challenging the state's funding of education as unconstitutional.


Post a Comment

<< Home