K12 Headlines

3/27/2013

3/27/2013

ASCD, the global leader in providing programs, products, and services that empower educators to support the success of each learner, announces Becky J. Berg—superintendent of the Deer Park School District in Deer Park, Wash.—as the association’s new President.

3/27/2013

The National School Boards Association (NSBA) is urging a federal appeals court to ensure that school districts are not required to reimburse parents who unilaterally choose educational placements for their children with disabilities if those placements are not appropriate under federal special education law.

3/27/2013

The recent resignation of Greg Taylor from his position as president and CEO of the Foundation for Newark’s Future has set tongues wagging throughout New Jersey’s education community.

3/27/2013

CPS closings offer chance for reinvention.

3/27/2013

A Florida Senate budget proposal includes money for teacher raises, but the State Board of Education is worried the spending plan does not set aside enough money to expand Internet access at state schools. The Senate budget proposal unveiled Wednesday sets aside $76 million to expand Internet access at state schools.

3/27/2013

River Trails School District

Mt. Prospect, Ill.

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April 28-May 1, 2013

St. Louis, Mo.

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June 8-14, 2013

Orlando, Fla.

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June 10-12, 2013

Orlando, Fla.

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June 23-25, 2013

Washington, D.C.

3/27/2013

Sunset Ridge School District

Northfield, Ill.

3/27/2013

Jackson Public Schools

Jackson, Miss.

3/27/2013

Houston Independent School District

Houston, Texas

3/27/2013

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt appointed Mary Cullinane chief content officer and executive vice president of corporate affairs. Charged with spearheading the company’s content development strategy for the K12 education market and consumer audiences, Mary will expand her current role to drive HMH’s content production and innovation efforts, developing the next generation of digital solutions.

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