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Healthy Steps Forward


Dannon Institute and District Administration have teamed up to provide important information on school wellness policies and improving student health.

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Casper (Wyo.) School Officials Consider New Graduation Requirements

Natrona County School District officials are considering adding new graduation requirements starting with next year’s freshmen, and they seek community feedback.

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Looking to implement blended learning in your district?


View the on-demand presentation from two administrators and an expert from Thesys International for a presentation and advice on how to make the most of this model.

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Hamilton County (Tenn.) Schools to End Holiday Meals for Families

Hamilton County Schools will no longer invite family and community members to school cafeterias for holiday meals.

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Mo. City, Schools Consider Bus Collaboration

City and Columbia Public Schools officials said there is potential for better collaboration that might allow Columbia Transit buses to handle some transportation needs for middle and high school students.

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Mass. Schools Say A Level-Funded Budget Is Unrealistic

School officials in Hopkinton are already pushing back against the Board of Selectmen’s recommendation that all town departments be level-funded for fiscal year 2014, saying that expectation is “unrealistic.”

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Atlanta High Schools Regain Full Accreditation

Atlanta Public Schools has reached another milestone in its efforts to get back in the good graces of an agency that governs public school accreditation.

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Cursive Dropped From Pitt County Schools Curriculum In North Carolina

Joining school systems in Hawaii, Indiana and elsewhere across the country, Pitt County Schools in North Carolina will no longer require its students to learn cursive writing.

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Detroit School Draws Criticism After Disciplining Students by Not Serving Lunch

Lunch was not on the menu this week for some students at a Detroit school after a food fight led officials to what some called cruel and unusual discipline.

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Pittsburgh Schools Facing Major Budget Crisis

The question from Pittsburgh Public Schools board member Thomas Sumpter was blunt: "By 2015, are we broke, out of business?"

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