How does a US school system compare with the rest of the world?
How to read the Irish ratings system
A new report shows that the United States has some of the worst education systems in the world, according to a study conducted by the National Bureau of Economic Research.In addition, the study found that the US schools are failing at making students more resilient and employable.The report, which was published in the Journal of […]
California School Boards to Reopen in a Week
The Irish are in the process of setting their new national school ratings system.The system is set to be unveiled this week and the results will be announced at the end of the week.Here’s a look at some of the key points:What’s the system?Ireland’s schools are split into four different categories, including academies, junior academies […]
The buzzer is ringing, but the system isn’t working: Denver school system
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 […]
Denver’s school buzzers were supposed to be a great way to make sure the city knew exactly where to go when it counted.But after a few weeks, some of them started to fail.The Denver Public Schools system has been using a system of “cups” to alert residents to the arrival of buses, so that when […]