How to get the best value from your school voucher

When the government announced its new voucher system, some were sceptical. But now many are applauding. The National Audit Office said the scheme was “very good value for money”. “We’re pleased to see that more than half of voucher holders are able to access and afford the private school system that’s right for them, while ensuring that there […]

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How to track down a school in your area

When it comes to tracking down a particular school, it can be tricky, but when you know where the school is located, there are ways to track it down.Here are the basics to know about tracking down schools in your state:The following schools are located in Maine:Maine State UniversityThe University of Maine-OronoUniversity of Maine, Maine […]

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California School Boards to Reopen in a Week

The California State Board of Education has announced plans to open the schools in Los Angeles, San Diego, and San Bernardino in a week.The state is expected to reopen schools at 10:00am local time on Saturday, April 13.The district has been forced to close two schools due to the coronavirus, one in Santa Barbara, and […]

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How to deal with the school district that’s too good to be true

By Katie SjöbergPublished March 04, 2017 08:30:13A lot of people don’t want to hear that the Montgomery County School System has a “bad school” system, but that’s exactly what they’re getting.On the surface, the district is the largest in the state and the only one with a charter school system.The school system is home to […]

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How Swedish schools are faring in the Swedish education crisis

Sweden’s schools are failing students and teachers, a report released today by the Swedish School Board says.Sweden’s education system is in crisis.The school board, which is made up of schools and local councils, says the number of students taking the European entrance exams has fallen by a quarter since 2000, while the number who pass […]

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How to fix a broken school system

A new report from the Education Reform Institute (ERI) lays out some solutions for the country’s crumbling schools system, and it’s no easy task.The ERI reports that there are over 2,600 public and private school districts in the United States.While a large percentage of districts are located in low-income areas, many are located near universities, […]

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Which schools are closing or getting out of the U.S. system?

The nation’s public schools have long been struggling with financial strains and the looming threat of bankruptcy, and they’ve been plagued by an epidemic of bullying.But this year, they’ve gotten a new face in chief in Betsy DeVos.The Education Secretary is a former CEO of the nation’s largest charter school operator, EdOr, which is one […]

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Which schools are the best in New Zealand?

August 21, 2018 05:47:19 The new year is here, and there are still plenty of new schools to choose from, as the Auckland Council prepares to publish its 2017-18 rankings.New Zealand’s public school system is now rated out of 10 by The Auckland Council.We have four public schools on our list and one in the […]

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Australia’s top school system: Csu’s school system to be overhauled

Australia’s Csu school system will be overhauling its curriculum to improve students’ academic performance and create a more competitive environment, the Government has announced.The move comes amid mounting pressure from students and teachers to reduce the number of students studying English at the elite Catholic school system.It follows a report by a royal commission into […]

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