Jim Jordan to Take on Education Secretary Biden

Jim Jordan will take on education secretary Joe Biden as the former president considers the appointment, the White House announced on Monday.“In a matter of days, President Biden has made a decision that will shape the future of our country and the future for millions of Americans,” Biden said in a statement.“Jim is a smart, […]

How to deal with bullying: How to protect yourself and your child from bullying

When she was a child, Julie Jordan felt her world had been turned upside down.Jordan was one of four children in the family, and her older brother, Jordan’s sister, was autistic.As a teenager, Jordan was also bullied.“I used to feel like my family was always being threatened, but they never got it because I had […]

Tads Education Institute will take a hard look at child care education

Tads education institute will take another look at childcare education, the parent and child advocate group says.The Education Minister and her chief executive, Chris Dickson, have both pledged to investigate childcare education.Ms Dickson said in a statement to the ABC the department would conduct a comprehensive review of childcare education in the coming months.“This will […]

How students are learning and growing in new classrooms

KIPP students are coming to school from all over the country, and their teachers are trying to get them to stay focused.They are all learning at the same time, learning about different subjects and different cultures and about different cultures that they can relate to, says Michael Bloomberg, the director of the nonprofit KIPP.In his […]

New bill would raise standards for state-funded college education

NEW YORK — New York lawmakers are debating a bill that would raise the state’s graduation rates and allow more state students to attend public colleges and universities.The measure, which is also being pushed by state Education Secretary Roberta Jacobson, would require that New York state public colleges provide at least a 60 percent graduation […]