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Globalization: Finland: What’s the Secret to Its Success?

Why, and how, Finnish students consistently rank so high on international tests.

Sep 5th, 2008 | 5 comments

Finance: How Do We Fund Our Schools?

The nuts and bolts of school finance.

Sep 5th, 2008 | 4 comments

Testing: No Child Left Behind: NCLB: Its Origin, Impact & Future

About the law, its background, impact and its future.

Sep 5th, 2008 | 6 comments

Geoffrey Canada & The Harlem Children’s Zone

A look inside one of the country's most ambitious educational experiments.

Sep 4th, 2008 | 3 comments

Message from Ron Thorpe, Vice President and Director of the Educational Resources Center at Thirteen/WNET

A message from Executive Producer of "Where We Stand."

Sep 4th, 2008 | 0 comments

Voices on Education: Introduction

Listen to what a few of the nation's top education experts have to say.

Sep 4th, 2008 | 2 comments

Dropout Recovery Alternative School Profile

Profile of Foxfire Center for Student Success. Kids come from Appalachian rural poverty and urban poverty districts near Columbus. The school has made a dramatic turn around in the past two years.

Sep 4th, 2008 | 0 comments

A Look at Rural Districts

Call it rural blight, or simply the impact of globalization - job opportunities are fast disappearing in rural Ohio. Once home to heavy industry, agriculture and mining, the Appalachian area of the state has seen many of these sectors shut down or move offshore in recent years. And where there are opportunities, an education beyond high school is often required. That's a challenge in a region with a high school completion rate of just 68 percent.

Sep 4th, 2008 | 0 comments

Teachers: TAP: Teacher Advancement Program

A profile of the program, which we feature in the documentary, and updates on any similar initiatives across the country.

Sep 4th, 2008 | 1 comment

Teachers: Merit Pay

The concept and the controversy.

Sep 4th, 2008 | 0 comments

Achievement: STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

Description of STEM Agenda

Sep 4th, 2008 | 0 comments

Finance: Challenging Equity in the Courts

A brief description about the lawsuits over school funding in various states.

Sep 4th, 2008 | 0 comments
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