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Florence (Ariz.) Schools Fight Bullying Battle

There’s nothing new about the issue of bullies in school. It’s a problem that’s been around since the days of one-room schoolhouses.

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Frederick County (Md.) Schools Refuse to Count Illegal Students

The debate around counting the number of illegal immigrants enrolled in Frederick County schools has flared up — again.

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Senate Votes for Unlimited Potatoes in Schools

The Senate threw its support behind the potato Tuesday, voting to block an Obama administration proposal to limit the vegetable on school lunch lines.

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ClassLink Unveils LaunchPad Instructional Desktop View

ClassLink recently released LaunchPad – Instructional Desktop View, which is cloud-based and delivers a course-centered, flexible learning experience for all students. With LaunchPad schools have a seamless yet customizable desktop for their K12 classrooms and can easily deliver it to any internet-capable device a student may bring to class.

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New Study Shows That Intensive Year-Round Out-of-School Program Improves Test Scores

Higher Achievement, a highly structured academically oriented after-school and summer program, significantly improved youth's standardized test scores two years after enrollment, according to new research released by Public/Private Ventures.

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Tornado Devestated Green County (N.C.) Utilizes Mackin's Funds4Books Program

Through its Funds4Books Disaster Relief Program, Mackin Educational Resources is assisting North Carolina’s Greene County Middle School in replacing library materials that were destroyed during an EF-3 tornado on April 16, 2011.

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AMX Ships Digital Signage Software that Streamlines Management of Enterprise-Scale Deployments Ahead of Schedule

AMX announced the immediate availability of the enterprise-scale digital-signage software Inspired Composer 5 – more than two months earlier than scheduled. Inspired Composer 5 answers the challenge large organizations face of ‘how’ to ensure a consistent look and adherence to brand guidelines when content from assorted departments, across the enterprise, is needed.

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Finance Reports Shed Light on Denver School-board Race

Finance reports filed Monday by committees involved in the Nov. 1 election show that the Denver teachers union has spent $88,500 on two Denver school-board candidates.

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West Virginia Education Officials Study Year-Round School

The West Virginia Department of Education has formed an internal committee to study whether year-round school would work.

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Senator Alexander Aims to Shape Education Law Overhaul

Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander, a member of the Senate education committee and a former U.S. secretary of education, said that when the panel takes up the legislation this week, he will vote to send it to the full Senate.

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