Tag: 2015 Nation’s Report Card

There’s something about Catholic high schools

by Renée Stoeckle Earlier this month, the results of the Nation’s Report Card showed Catholic school students once again outperforming their public school peers in both reading and mathematics. The report, which biannually compares achievement of fourth-, eighth-, and twelfth-graders in public, non-public and private schools across the US, is widely[Read More…]

Florida schools roundup: Bathroom access, LGBT policy, testing and more

Bathroom access: The Marion County School Board approves a policy to ban transgender students from using the bathroom based on their gender identity. The measure goes into effect today. Ocala Star Banner. Earlier Tuesday, the ACLU of Florida issued a letter warning the board that the policy would harm students and “violate Title IX sex discrimination requirements,[Read More…]