Policy & Compliance

10/3/2011

10/3/2011

With more than 1.7 million students enrolled in nearly 5,500 schools and federal funding on the rise, charter schools are now widely considered a mainstream form of education.

9/30/2011

9/30/2011

President Barack Obama told students Wednesday in a back-to-school address that they bear responsibility in helping America get back on its feet.

9/28/2011

9/28/2011

Some New Jersey parochial schools facing closure because of declining enrollment may be allowed to convert into a public charter school, under a bill that passed the Senate yesterday.

9/28/2011

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan on Tuesday said education reform must start with comprehensive change.

9/28/2011

The state is changing the way it counts students, a move that is expected to cost the county’s schools more than a half million dollars in state aid.

9/28/2011

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) struck a bipartisan tone Tuesday, arguing that the federal requirements for evaluating students and teachers set out in No Child Left Behind should be scuttled in favor of state-set standards.

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