Subscribe Register Login
Saturday, May 26, 2018, 5:19 a.m.

This exclusive story is reserved for our subscribers.

Support independent journalism by subscribing to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Subscribe now to continue reading.

Rich education reform in a struggling state

The Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) very recently requested a waiver that would fully exempt the state from federal testing standards. The widespread belief that the move represents a permanent fix to an endless stream of instructional problems will only stunt statewide educational reform efforts over the long run. The education department continues to offer a thin reform platform in the face of some very thick education challenges, raising questions ...

Click here to login or subscribe below.

Home Delivery
& Online
Online Only
Get Started Get Started
Breaking News
Newspaper Content Online
Smartphone Access
Tablet App (iPad) Access
Home Delivery
Sunday Comics, Ad Inserts, Coupons