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Dems Draw Fire from Top Donors in Rift Over Education Reform

Several well-heeled Democratic donors have openly split with the state party and legislative leaders over education reform, arguing Washington is falling behind because lawmakers are afraid to buck the teachers union.

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Comparison Shopping for College Tuition

Colleges and universities have historically obscured their tuition costs in a way that makes comparative shopping virtually impossible. And far too little information is available on graduation rates and loan default rates to help students choose wisely.

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PublicSchoolWORKS Adds New Attachment Feature to Reporting Systems

PublicSchoolWORKS has added an Attachment Feature to its Staff Safety Reporting Systems, part of the award-winning EmployeeSafe Suite.

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Teacher Ratings Aired in New York

The release of a trove of data evaluating New York City teachers on their ability to boost student test scores represents a potentially powerful new tool for parents to assess their children's public schools.

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Prosecutor: Probation in School Shooting Case

A Washington state prosecutor says his office will seek probation and treatment for a 9-year-old boy who took to school a gun that accidentally discharged and critically injured a classmate this past week.

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Duncan Unveils New Education Program in Orlando

The Obama administration is trying to foster more public-private partnerships to help low-performing schools.

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Partnership for L.A. Schools Teams up With Revolution K12 to Help Spur School Turnaround

Sixteen Partnership schools in Los Angeles to benefit from Revolution K12’s academic improvement programs through organization’s largest collaboration.

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Sublime Learning and the Visual Leap Partner to Deliver PD to Philadelphia Schools

Sublime Learning, Inc announces its partnership with the Visual Leap to offer Philadelphia Schools “SublimeDesign”, a blended Professional Learning approach to Universal Design for Learning and technology integration.

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Felicia Cumings Smith to Speak at the School Improvement Innovation Summit

Felicia Cumings Smith, Associate Commissioner of Education, Kentucky Department of Education, will speak on the dramatic changes in K12 education at the 2012 School Improvement Innovation Summit July 16-17. 

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