Human Resources

8/27/2012

8/27/2012

There will be a few more teachers in area schools as students head back to class Monday in Onslow and Carteret counties.

8/24/2012

8/24/2012

Three Metro Detroit school districts are among 14 statewide that will be test laboratories for teacher evaluation tools this fall.

8/23/2012

8/23/2012

The Madison school board on Monday approved hiring two teachers, one of whom will begin laying the groundwork for a possible orchestra program.

8/21/2012

8/21/2012

The first day of school is Aug. 27 and the Del Mar Union School District is preparing for the new year despite ever-shifting enrollment. Tim Asfazadour, assistant superintendent of human resources, said the numbers are always fluctuating as 20 more students will enroll one day and 10 un-enroll the next.

8/21/2012

Before this summer, tramping around the woods near Chippewa Falls at an environmental science camp would have earned Alicia Moore personal fulfillment and knowledge to share with her students in the fall.

8/20/2012

8/20/2012

Budget cuts are forcing districts to scale back on teachers and staff, resulting in larger class sizes and fewer school days, according to a White House report released Saturday.

8/17/2012

8/17/2012

Stroudsburg Area School Board voted Wednesday night to hire back 15 of the nearly 60 teachers that were laid off earlier this year.

8/17/2012

Christopher Simon of Huslia has been named Rural Education Coordinator at the Alaska Department of Education and Early Development, effective August 16.

8/14/2012

8/14/2012

When Texas lawmakers took up the issue of how to make fewer dollars stretch further in public schools during the 2011 legislative session, “efficiency” was a commonly uttered word.

8/13/2012

8/13/2012

As the start of school draws near, 34 public school districts in Washington will be led by new superintendents, including the state’s three largest districts: Seattle, Spokane and Tacoma.

8/9/2012

8/9/2012

The Keokuk (Iowa) School District will soon have a new superintendent.

8/8/2012

8/8/2012

The Des Moines public school district announced thta Amy Wiegmann has been named the new principal of Brubaker Elementary School, and Scott Nichols is the new principal of Windsor Elementary School. Wiegmann is currently the school improvement leader at Smouse Opportunity School and Nichols is the dean of students at River Woods Elementary School.

8/6/2012

8/6/2012

Ohio's top education official resigned Saturday amid ethical questions about his work for an educational testing contractor.

8/2/2012

8/2/2012

At public events and inside schools, William R. Hite Jr. has been the face of Prince George’s County Public Schools for nearly four years.

8/2/2012

Education Commissioner Gerard Robinson resigned unexpectedly Tuesday, saying that "living far away from my family" was too much of a challenge to continue as Florida's schools chief.

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