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Boston Schools Attempt Normalcy on First Day Back After Attacks

Words like fine and routine punctuated descriptions of a day that was anything but at Neighborhood House Charter School in Dorchester, where two seats sat empty on the first day of classes since last week’s fatal bombings.

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Aventa Learning

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Texas Schools May Face New Rating System

Texas public schools are set to face a tweaked accountability system for 2013 that will continue to grade schools largely on test scores but also will highlight improvement on the state exams.

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How Digital Literacy is the Foundation of Academic Success

View the on-demand presentation to learn how to teach the digital skills that will help students achieve in every academic subject.

Interest in Charter Schools in South Carolina Spikes Despite Challenges

Charter school families in Horry County will rejoice in August when Coastal Leadership Academy opens its doors, providing a charter high school option for students who now attend charter schools that only provide instruction through grade eight.

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Atlanta Schools Work to Help Kids Left Behind

Intensive work is being done across the district to remediate children affected by allegations of forged test scores as well as those who have simply fallen behind.

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U.S. News Releases 2013 Best High Schools Rankings

Several public schools made significant gains, shaking up the top 10 in this year’s rankings.

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Illinois Becomes CoSN’s 15th State Chapter Nationwide

Named the Education Technology Council of Illinois (ETCI), the state chapter will address the needs of K-12 chief technology officers and other district technology leaders on a local level across the state.

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David K. Pennington Elected AASA President-Elect

David K. Pennington, superintendent of the Ponca City Public Schools, Ponca City, Okla., has been elected the 2013-14 president-elect of AASA, The School Superintendents Association.

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