Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 8:52am
Former Greenville Public School District superintendent Harvey Franklin was sentenced to 76 months Wednesday for taking more than $270,000 in bribes to influence the school board to use the program.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 11/18/2013 - 8:48am
Ron Walsh, the superintendent of the Elk Mound School District is the recipient of the 2014 Superintendent of the Year Award. Walsh has been with the district for 21 years.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 11/17/2013 - 5:20pm
When Portland Public Schools leaders agreed to sell Washington High School last month, the deal represented an exception rather than the rule in the way Oregon’s largest district deals with shuttered campuses.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 3:34pm
Hudson County schools were shortchanged more than $400 million in state aid in the past five years, according to a study by the Education Law Center.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 3:31pm
Five Syracuse schools will have more time to teach their children next year, and they will get help from national experts on how to use that extra time.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 3:27pm
Dallas ISD is exploring ways to reopen several schools that were closed over the past two years in a cost-saving move.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 3:24pm
The question put to jurors today is was architect Tony Pope a criminal or a sloppy record keeper? The evidence is in and prosecutors and defenses attorneys are making their closing arguments today to the jurors hearing the racketeering and theft trial against Pope and his ex-wife Pat Reid, the former chief operating officers for DeKalb County Schools.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 3:19pm
Electronic cigarette use doubled among U.S. middle school students from 0.6 percent in 2011 to 1.1 percent in 2012, health officials say.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 3:10pm
The rise of 1-to-1 programs has pushed a surge of mobile devices into schools, creating a whole new logistical challenge for district CIOs.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Fri, 11/15/2013 - 3:05pm
A citywide school turnaround program that offers full-tuition college scholarships for urban students has seen early success in increasing high school test scores and college attendance.