Today's Reading List

Here's what the editors of Schools of Thought are reading today:
    New Mexico becomes the 11th state to be awarded its NCLB waiver, less than a week after being denied in the first round of applications.
    New York City’s Department of Education awarded bonuses totaling nearly $6 million to principals and assistant principals last year based on their students’ academic performance.
    The U.S. Department of Education is launching the National Education Startup Challenge in search of both for-profit and non-profit ideas from education’s “customers” -- students themselves.
    A Maine school is hoping that solar energy will help it devote funds from power to academics.
      “Meme Madness” has invaded social media on college campuses throughout the U.S. and Canada.