U.S. Department of Education http://wshu.org en Education expert urges Common Core "revolt" http://wshu.org/post/education-expert-urges-common-core-revolt <p></p><p>A national education expert told Long Island school administrators Tuesday that they should join parents in the revolt against Common Core. &nbsp;Diane Ravitch, former assistant sectary of education, said the new set of education standards are socially irresponsible and likely against the law. &nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 21:23:39 +0000 Charles Lane 8638 at http://wshu.org Education expert urges Common Core "revolt" 7 women file complaint against UConn over sexual assaults http://wshu.org/post/7-women-file-complaint-against-uconn-over-sexual-assaults <p>Seven women who say they were victims of sexual assaults while students at the University of Connecticut have filed a federal discrimination complaint against the school.</p><p>Attorney Gloria Allred says Monday's complaint to the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights alleges the school failed to do enough in response to the women's allegations.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 13:52:56 +0000 Dan Katz 7092 at http://wshu.org 7 women file complaint against UConn over sexual assaults