How to read the Irish ratings system

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 […]

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How ‘mild’ a hit is school intercom?

The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors.Become one.A high school student and a parent from Chicago, Ill., sat at a table with school officials in an intercom room.“We can hear you, the school district,” the girl’s mother said.“There’s a school bus that’s on its way.You can’t tell if it’s coming from another city or not.”The boy’s […]

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