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Groups Seek Fewer Cuts to Kentucky Education

Seven state education groups have come together to ask elected officials to stop cutting public school funding.

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N.Y. Gov's Education Commission: Still Missing the Who, When and What

So the governor spoke — and left many fresh questions about his intentions in the area of education in the wake of his State of the State address.

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Financial Emergency Declared By Michigan's Highland Park Schools

Although the Highland Park School District has been working hard the past year to turn around a dismal money situation, a team has just declared a financial emergency.

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School Beat: The View of 2012 for San Francisco Public Schools

2012 has the potential to bring relatively big changes to San Francisco’s public schools, due in most part to a November ballot that will be full of interesting and significant choices.

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Berkeley Schools Seeks New Leader

The Berkeley School Board kicked off the process to find a new superintendent Wednesday with a request for proposals from consulting companies able to lead the search.

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Arizona District Tests Use of iPads in Class

A pilot program in the Higley Unified School District will allow students to use iPads in four classrooms starting this month.

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Northeast Florida High Schools Riding High on New Grading System

For the second consecutive year high schools in Northeast Florida rode a wave of school grade improvement largely thanks to a formula that considers more than the state’s assessment test.

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New Adaptive Questions Provide Powerful Tool for Teaching During Testing

Maplesoft announced the release of the latest version of its popular testing and assessment tools, Maple T.A. Adaptive questions in Maple T.A. 8 give instructors a powerful new tool to improve student comprehension.

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News from the Iowa Caucuses Helps Launch Scholastic News Election 2012 Website

Scholastic news announced the launch of an election resource for kids, teachers and parents with reports from the Scholastic News Kids Press Corps on the campaign trail.

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Turning Foundation Launches Grant With Samsung Mobile, BrainPOP and Turning Technologies

The Turning Foundation, in collaboration with Samsung Mobile, BrainPOP, and Turning Technologies, announced the Winter 2012 Classroom Improvement Technology Grant. The goal is to help educators develop 21st Century classrooms and improve achievement.

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