Published June 28, 2013 | Schooled in Sports/Education Week online The National Women's Law Center has filed an official complaint against D.C. Public Schools for failing to provide high school girls equal athletic opportunities.
Published June 27 2013 | Schooled in Sports/Education Week online Communities can work together to create an environment that encourages increased physical activity in youth, experts say in a midcourse report on physical activity guidelines.
Published June 27 2013 | Schooled in Sports/Education Week online In a joint venture, PlayOn! Sports and the National Federation of State High School Associations will launch the NFHS Network. Its goal is broadcast every boy's and girl's sporting event from football and basketball, to bowling and water polo.
Published June 25 2013 | Schooled in Sports/Education Week online A task force of leading health professionals are offering best-practice policies on how to prevent youth sports-related deaths caused by common injuries such as concussions and cardiac arrest.
Published March 27, 2013 | Education Week PDF UNESCO, along with the government of Senegal and other aid organizations, convened in Dakar to discuss how to further advance the "education for all" agenda adopted by world leaders in 2000. The Millennium Development Goal, set to expire in 2015, was adopted in 2000 with an emphasis … Continue reading Educational Quality Pushed for Developing World
Published June 6, 2013 | K-12 Parents and the Public/Education Week online The response to recent school closings in Chicago illustrates some of the ways parents are asserting themselves in their children's education, as highlighted in this Education Week Storify.