- No more private school kids applied to specialized high schools than in the past. (Post)
- The application process for two new schools in Tweed has many parents confused. (Downtown Express)
- The Daily News says the city’s AP scores show that New York City needs mayoral control.
- The stimulus bill would double federal spending on schools. (Christian Science Monitor)
- A top-ranked suburban district is giving more opportunities to average students. (Times)
- A lone New Hampshire town doesn’t provide public kindergarten. (USA Today)
- The Los Angeles teachers union has organized a top charter school there. (L.A. Times)
- Jay Mathews: New research shows rap music isn’t to blame for low reading scores. (Washington Post)