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Three quarters of respondents to a DA survey said funding for their district would increase or stay the same in 2015. (Click to enlarge graphic)
12/19/2014

Navigating turbulent waters of uncertain budgets, district leaders have a great challenge: Answer the growing push for accountability and heightened community expectations in 2015.

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Three-quarters of respondents to a DA survey reported some degree of construction plans for the coming year. (Click to enlarge)
12/19/2014
Avi Asher-Schapiro
Plenty of school districts upgrading facilities
Joseph Scherer is executive director of Superintendents’ National Dialogue.
12/19/2014
Joseph Scherer
If educators want a voice in policy, they must be prepared to be heard
Teachers participate in an EdCamp session, where the PD agenda is not determined until they arrive.
12/18/2014
Matt Zalaznick
International network of free, one-day “unconferences” allow educators to set agenda
Paula Love, the “Funding Doctor,” brings decades of experience to developing grant strategies for state and local educational agencies, schools and institutions.
12/18/2014
Paula Love
Districts take a new look at an old funding approach

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