K12 Headlines

4/30/2012

4/30/2012

A teacher accused of bullying an autistic student was placed on paid leave Friday.

4/30/2012

Chicago Public Schools announced on Friday Chief Education Officer Dr. Noemi Donoso, appointed by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, is leaving.

4/30/2012

For a long time and for a lot of us, “college” was more or less a synonym for success. We had only to go. We had only to graduate.

4/30/2012

The International Baccalaureate (IB) reached a milestone today with the authorization of its 2000th IB World School in Edinburg, Texas.

4/30/2012

What’s in a name? The Newton Schools Foundation hopes the answer is big money.

4/30/2012

Kansas Commissioner of Education Diane DeBacker visited Pittsburg Friday to get a look at facilities that are the leading edge of technology education in the state.

4/30/2012

Administrators of traditional public schools must see the decline and potential demise of the U.S. Postal Service and shudder.A government bureaucracy clinging to relevance after being outsmarted and outhustled by private competitors. That could be our schools in the not too distant future.

4/27/2012

4/27/2012

Think charter schools help minority students? Think again.

4/27/2012

Hours before a board was scheduled to vote on the closing of 26 public schools, city officials withdrew two of them from contention, retreating from their original plans in the face of strong opposition from elected officials.

4/27/2012

At $599, PowerLite X15 delivers 3,000 lumens and XGA resolution for small to medium-sized classrooms and conference rooms. 

4/27/2012

Virtual High School Global Consortium announced that the Ramsey (N.J.) School District has deployed their online learning solution in an effort to prepare students for college.

4/27/2012

Shmoop announces the launch of online test prep resources designed to prepare students for the AP Spanish Language Exam and AP Spanish Literature Exam scheduled for May 8th and 18th respectively.

4/27/2012

El Dorado Public Schools adopted Pearson’s Prentice Hall Literature Common Core to provide individualized instruction digitally and meet each student at his or her learning level.

4/27/2012

Stuart Chaifetz gave the Cherry Hill school district every opportunity to do the right thing by his 10 year-old son, Akian.

4/27/2012

Some parents at underachieving schools believe the school board's decision to give students more education time will help those who struggle — and could benefit their own children.

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