Happy New Year from the Gradebook
Happy 2014 from the Gradebook staff. We're taking the day off, along with the rest of you, to celebrate the turning of the calendar to new opportunities.
While you're at home watching bowl games and steeling yourself for the new year, perhaps education will come to mind. Check out Rick Hess's proposed resolutions for the way we conduct education policy discussions if you're in the mood.
Know someone going to college? The FAFSA application went online at midnight, Central time. Get out your financial documents and beat the deadlines. The USDOE offers some helpful hints as you get started.
School's still out until next week. By then we hope the education news will start flowing more freely again. The debates should be intriguing. Stay tuned.