Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 09/30/2012 - 12:59pm
The Washington State Board of Education wants schools to get rid of Native American mascots.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 09/30/2012 - 12:54pm
Imagine experiencing the anxieties and adjustments of the first day of school several times during one school year.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 09/30/2012 - 12:50pm
The Hartley Elementary lunch trays were full of color Wednesday.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 09/30/2012 - 12:46pm
Whether they like it or not, the Santa Clara County Board of Education may be stuck with $175,000 or more in losses from the underwater luxury condominium that ex-Superintendent Charles Weis is trying to unload.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/27/2012 - 7:54pm
General Mills Foodservice has introduced new Pillsbury Homestyle Mini French Toast for school foodservice operators looking for easy ways to expand nutritious, hot breakfast options with plenty of kid appeal.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/27/2012 - 4:56pm
General Mills Foodservice has awarded grants of up to $2,000 each to 27 K-12 schools across the country through the National Dairy Council Fuel UpTM Breakfast Grant program. A total of $50,000 in funding was awarded to help schools build or expand their breakfast programs.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 09/27/2012 - 4:51pm
Mobile County Board of Education rolled-out a GPS-enabled system to track its fleet of buses, which covers 42,438 miles every day in Alabama’s largest school district.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 09/27/2012 - 4:31pm
Melrose School Superintendent Cyndy Taymore has hired a Burlington accounting firm to conduct an audit of the school district’s financial operations, grant management, and hiring practices.Sullivan, Rogers & Co. will review the district’s internal controls and policies, and a report is due to the School Committee by the end of October. Taymore, who succeeded retiring superintendent Joseph F. Casey on July 1, said she does not suspect any financial wrongdoing.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 09/27/2012 - 4:27pm
The elementary school in the central Illinois community of Ashmore was closed after half its 100 students failed to show up. Community Unit School District No. 1 Superintendent Jim Littleford said Wednesday that in addition to 51 students, five of the school's staff also reported a flu-like illness.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 09/27/2012 - 4:17pm
Michael Perry, a humorist, musician and pig farmer from New Auburn, Wisc., has been awarded the new "distinguished public-school alumni" award from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.