National Center for Education Statistics

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2014

    Broward College Adjunct Professors Make Maximum $16,000 a Year; They Are Now Unionizing, May Strike

    Broward College administration must be brought to account for paying starvation wages to its faculty. I have taught American government and American history, primarily at Broward College, as an adjunct professor since 2004. Due to unannounced circumstances this semester, and as has been done many t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2011

    2,026 Broward Seniors Fail Last Chance At FCAT

    ​I can't find any stats on how many high school seniors attend school in Broward County, but since the school district counts 257,000 students in all thirteen grades, figure it's less than 20,000. With that number of seniors, it might be okay that over 2,000 seniors failed to pass the FCAT -- the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2010

    School Grading System Ignores one Problem: Florida Is Still Dumber Than South Dakota

    He's smiling because he thinks he's going to learn something.​Good news: According to our new grading system, Florida's public schools are doing better than ever! "D" schools are "B" schools! "C" schools are "A" schools! Florida is an educational dynamo!Bad news: Our high school seniors are totall ... More >>

  • News

    December 2, 2010

    FAIR-y Tales

    Russell Pearce and other illegal-immigration populists rely on misleading, right-wing reports to scapegoat immigrants and terrify penny-pinched Americans.