Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 07/06/2014 - 8:52pm
The thousands of miles of wiring frantically being strung throughout America's schools this summer may look like everyday Internet cables. They're actually lifelines of high-speed learning.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 07/06/2014 - 8:50pm
A Los Angeles Unified School District move to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour has thrust the system into the forefront of a national movement and marks another political victory for a powerful labor group — and it's not the teachers union.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 07/06/2014 - 8:48pm
The federal government is now serving up a new way of providing free meals at schools with high concentrations of needy students that eliminates the tedious application process and removes the stigma some students may feel when going through the lunch line.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 07/06/2014 - 8:45pm
Due to new federal regulations and snafus at the state level, as much as $28 million is owed to school districts, private and charter schools and intermediate units. Some local school districts are out six-figure sums.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 07/06/2014 - 8:43pm
Michelle Obama is fighting a House Republican effort to soften a central part of her prized anti-childhood obesity campaign and says she’s ready ‘‘to fight until the bitter end.’’
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 07/06/2014 - 8:36pm
The new Buffalo Board of Education majority intends to start dramatically overhauling the city’s schools when it meets Wednesday, proposing significant changes such as increasing the number of charter schools and lobbying for more state intervention in the school system.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 07/06/2014 - 1:37pm
AT&T and Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise have teamed up to make the school bus a classroom on wheels. Connected Bus supports various technology-in-education initiatives in the U.S. by using wireless technology, AT&T's 4G LTE network and devices to increase students' access to information, instruction and teachers.
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