DA Daily

Houston CFISD bond committee recommends $1.2 billion package

The bond proposal includes $197 million for student growth, $666 million for facility renovations and $72 million for transportation upgrades, $217 million for technology and $55 million for security.

Read more

The truth about the great American science shortfall

A lot also depends on what you call a STEM job. Some of the real need is for technically-oriented jobs that don’t require any sort of college degree. Want to be in demand these days? The workers everyone wants are trained welders and glaziers.

Read more

Parental survey finds children with hearing loss need more help

In the survey, entitled “Family Needs Assessment: Successes and Challenges, Listening to Their Voices,” parents said public school options were one of the barriers to obtaining the proper care for their children.

Read more

Liberty Union-Thurston, Ohio superintendent announces retirement

Liberty Union-Thuston Superintendent Paul Mathews said he will leave his position when his contract expires July 31.

Read more

Chicago suburb's new deputy superintendent to start in May

The Palatine Elementary School District 15 Board of Education appointed Matthew J. Barbini to be the district's new deputy superintendent of schools during its February 12 meeting.

Read more

TeacherLists.com new partnership with NAESP

The National Association of Elementary School Principals and TeacherLists.com, the National School Supply Lists Directory, announced a multi-year partnership to provide NAESP members a free solution to make back-to-school easier, faster and smarter for their school communities.

Chief Schools Officer

Superintendent

Chamber report suggests bold steps to overhaul Indianapolis IPS

Indianapolis Public Schools should reduce staff, sell some key properties and share space with charter schools in an effort to reduce a $30 million budget deficit, according to a newly released Indy Chamber report.

Read more

Pennsylvania schools seek OK for armed guards

Greenville and Commodore Perry school districts have asked that a Mercer County Common Pleas Court judge issue orders allowing them to have armed security guards at their schools.

Read more

Pages