Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 7:36pm
Efforts to revamp public education are increasingly focused on evaluating teachers using student test scores, but school districts nationwide are only beginning to deal with the practical challenges of implementing those changes.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 5:29pm
The state Education Department used at least two undisclosed bank accounts as a slush fund for drinks, entertainment, travel and more at state education conferences, spending $2.3 million over the past 10 years, according to an investigative state audit released Wednesday.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Wed, 03/07/2012 - 2:25pm
Some students with disabilities in Wisconsin next school year could attend a private or a public school outside their home district with the help of a taxpayer-funded subsidy, under a bill being debated by the state Assembly late Tuesday.