Policy & Compliance

4/18/2012

4/18/2012

New York City is filled with schools marked twice over for death.

4/18/2012

The School Reform Commission is expected to decide at its Thursday meeting whether to accept staff recommendations not to renew agreements with three Philadelphia charter schools.

4/17/2012

4/17/2012

The US Department of Education is probably safe, for now. No matter who wins in November.

4/17/2012

Governors of both parties have promoted education reform, but so far no one has delivered more than Louisiana's Bobby Jindal.

4/16/2012

4/16/2012

While Gov. Bobby Jindal and his legislative allies celebrate the passage of sweeping changes to the state’s public-education system, some local teachers and teachers-in-training say they fear for the future the reforms have created.

4/16/2012

The New Hampshire Senate Education Committee is weighing the House's version of a plan to give businesses a tax credit for donating to scholarship organizations to send students to private or public schools.

4/13/2012

4/13/2012

The founder and chief executive of a troubled charter-school network in Brooklyn was accused by state prosecutors Thursday of repeatedly failing to pay income taxes and creating phony records.

4/13/2012

A South Carolina bill that expands students' educational options within public schools advanced Wednesday to a Senate committee.

4/13/2012

Gov. Dannel Malloy's Education Reform Tour made its 11th stop during its circuit Tuesday night in Norwalk.

4/12/2012

4/12/2012

Arizona has “shut the door” on preschool programs by making funding cuts that leave a bleak educational future for the state’s children, according to a report released Tuesday.

4/10/2012

4/10/2012

Students like Delano Coffy are at the heart of brewing political fights and court battles over whether public dollars should go to school vouchers to help make private schools more affordable.

4/10/2012

The Iowa Senate passed its version of education reform, a significant step in what is becoming a legislative melee to find agreement between the governor and both parties in the final weeks before lawmakers go home.

4/9/2012

4/9/2012

One of the most important components of economic development is making sure that we have a well-educated, qualified workforce to fill the new jobs coming to and being created in Virginia.

4/9/2012

In the eight years that Vivek Agarwal has taught science at North Forest Independent School District’s lone high school, he has watched six principals and four superintendents come and go.

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