Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 4:33pm
The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reversed and remanded a decision made two years ago which dismissed a suit by parents who objected to the school uniform.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 12:09am
The draft is expected to be released Wednesday as part of a fast-paced schedule allowing the State Board of Education to vote on a final version in early April, so teachers can plan fall course ¬lessons.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sun, 02/16/2014 - 4:31pm
Clark County may return to an old policy that required the superintendent to obtain board permission in public meetings for changes to admin personnel following a case allegedly involving a high-ranking official inappropriately influencing a hire.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Sat, 02/15/2014 - 11:50pm
Students should have a choice of which extracurricular programs they participate in. However, they should not have the choice to not participate at all.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/13/2014 - 3:43pm
Late last year, the state gave school districts the option of granting tax breaks to people who have served in the military. Those breaks are already allowed in county and town taxes.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/13/2014 - 2:31pm
Chancellor Carmen Farina clarified that a big part of the decision to keep schools open comes down to the fact that if schools are closed, many children don't eat.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/13/2014 - 2:16pm
The College Board released its annual report on AP exam participation and performance, noting that a vast majority of AP Computer Science test-takers in 2013 were white males.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/13/2014 - 2:05pm
William R. Hite Jr., the superintendent of one of the nation’s poorest cities, is known as a man who prefers collaboration to confrontation, but he has spent the academic year taking no prisoners.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/13/2014 - 2:01pm
Xavier De La Torre has been selected as the remaining candidate for superintendent of El Paso’s Ysleta ISD, which has 45,000 students in about five dozen schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/13/2014 - 1:27pm
The agreement establishes Sunburst Digital as the sole supplier in the U.S. of Digital Directions International’s HELP Math, an online math intervention program system.