Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 10/14/2012 - 8:52pm
The state of Texas is headed back to court this month for the latest round in a never-ending battle over public school finance. This time hundreds of public school districts, some charter schools, and a group of parents are challenging the state's method of funding our schools, alleging it is inadequate and inequitable.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 10/14/2012 - 8:43pm
Nashville school officials say they've discussed a partial hiring freeze if the state goes through with plans to withhold $3.4 million from the district after its rejection of a charter school proposal.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 10/14/2012 - 8:11pm
This year, 14 teachers are being moved to other schools, a process known as "consolidation," because fewer students enrolled in a particular school than the district expected, the Oakland school district has reported.