Spotlight Story

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
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
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

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