http://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/CloseupClock-1.jpg 739 1244 Mary Connaughton http://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.png Mary Connaughton2017-02-20 12:34:192017-02-21 09:47:58The Clock is Ticking.......
The clock is ticking towards December 30, 2017. As part of…
http://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/Constitution-and-flag.jpg 2048 3072 Editorial Staff http://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.png Editorial Staff2013-01-25 17:02:442015-03-09 01:56:00Study Calls for Reinstating Passage of U.S. History Test as Graduation Requirement
The Massachusetts Legislature should require the state Board of Elementary and Secondary Education to reinstate passage of the U.S. history MCAS exam as a high school graduation requirement and the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education should provide teachers in grades 6-10 with examples of specific texts that could be assigned to prepare students to read a seminal historical text such as Federalist #10 in grade 11 or 12, according to a new study published by Pioneer Institute.
http://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.png 0 0 Editorial Staff http://pioneerinstitute.org/wp-content/uploads/logo_440x96.png Editorial Staff2012-05-24 12:03:272015-03-09 02:14:28POLL FINDS PARENTS, TEACHERS AND STATE LEGISLATORS ALL SUPPORT REINSTATEMENT OF U.S. HISTORY MCAS GRADUATION REQUIREMENT
Three stakeholder groups overwhelmingly agree that Massachusetts should focus more attention on educating public school students in U.S. history