Per-Pupil Expenditure Data Will Shine Light On Nation’s Schools, FLS News Issue 1006 Thu 12 March 2020

“The ultimate end of education is happiness or a good human life, a life enriched by the possession of every kind of good, by the enjoyment of every type of satisfaction.” ― Mortimer Adler [more quotes]
🕛 3 Mins | Financing
Per-Pupil Expenditure Data Will Shine Light On Nation’s Schools
For decades, states have reported how much money a school district spends…..
🕛 5 Mins | News
The COVID-19 epidemic sweeping the…..
🕛 8 Mins  | News | Access
Coronavirus Quarantines Could Rob Poor, Rural Students Of Access To Education
Nearly 12 million children live in homes…..
🕛 5 Mins  | Disabilities
Education Robots Offer Leg-up To Disadvantaged Students
Autistic children find robots’ simplified facial features easier to understand than…..
🕛 2 Mins | Curriculum
Play-based Learning Works For Pre-School Children
The function that early-learning centres perform is far more substantial than…..
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