Tuesday, November 02, 2004
Monday, November 01, 2004
Scotland Unveils School Reform Package
It looks like the reform is based more on transparency of performance and data collection for reform than on standards and achievement. Troubled schools will get more money, and successful schools will get recognition and be studied for their policies. There's also talk about curriculum reform--focusing more on literacy and numeracy--but not much detail. They seem very excited, though.
Here are links to a video and the news release from the Scottish Executive.