When teachers of English learners took some professional development, their students performed better on key writing tests.
How do we portray disabled people? Can we portray them more accurately or in a way that will help to ease their inclusion in a diverse society?
Reported gender gaps in reading ability may be a reflection of tests that measure reading ability, incl. multiple-choice and essay questions.
Applying to college is tough these days, and the process sometimes stresses students out, esp. the essays. Rejection can be worse, but there’s hope.
How do you read “for fun,” enjoyment, pleasure? Do you devour books? Or do you moan and groan every time you get an assignment to read?
The longest-married presidential couple in our history is Barbara and George H.W. Bush, married 72 years as of Friday.
A prolific poet found out 2 of her poems were selected for a standardized test, and she was bewildered when she couldn’t answer the questions about them.
Science and practice alike may suffer because some significant research is published only in languages other than English, the lingua franca of science.
Reading at grade level, by third grade, has been shown to predict success throughout a student’s school life, and one group of Mich. schools is meeting the challenge.
A dozen people were killed and more than 40 injured as a stolen truck plowed into a Christmas market in Berlin. The markets are a centuries-old tradition.