Districts see room for growth in principal hiring practices

Districts see room for growth in principal hiring practices

Effective school leadership is now considered a necessary part of improving schools, according to a new RAND Corp. survey of 192 district leaders across the country. Ninety percent of the 175 leaders from districts with at least 10,000 students responded that school leadership is tied to school improvement in district goals, strategic plans and other […]
MPOWER Financing raises $9m to fuel growth at critical time

MPOWER Financing raises $9m to fuel growth at critical time

The provider of loans to “high-promise” international and DACA students will look to add new value-added products including a student loan refinancing solution for recent international graduates in the US. “International students are vital bridges between countries”...
California (finally) considers a way to measure student growth

California (finally) considers a way to measure student growth

Almost two years ago, the California Department of Education revised its accountability system — called the California Dashboard — but opted not to address some of the biggest concerns about the model among district leaders and parent advocates.  The current system is...