Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 2:40pm
Criminal charges are among the legal options being considered against a former technology director at Denver Public Schools who was fired four months ago for allegedly accepting kickbacks from vendors.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 2:37pm
Responses, which were anonymous, provided details on how teachers teach, children learn and principals lead, with the survey's goal to drive improvements in the state's public schools.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 2:31pm
As more schools consider arming their employees, some districts are encountering a daunting economic hurdle: insurance carriers threatening to raise their premiums or revoke coverage entirely.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 12:35pm
October 25-28, 2013
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 12:33pm
Elementary and middle school principals from around the nation will put in sweat equity on Wed., July 10, to build an inclusive playground at a Baltimore elementary school during the National Association of Elementary School Principals’ (NAESP) fifth annual Community Service Day.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 12:24pm
The National School Boards Association (NSBA) today applauded the federal government’s decision to delay the implementation of IRS rules for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) until January 2015, based upon the “complexity of the requirements and the need for more time to implement them effectively.”
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 9:07am
The Irving Independent School District’s board of trustees named Debbie Cabrera as acting interim superintendent at a special meeting on Friday morning. This comes after Dr. Dana Bedden vacated the position last week.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 9:03am
The superintendent of the state's largest school district says he is retiring. Karl Springer made the announcement at a recent board meeting.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 8:57am
Lori Romano's path to becoming superintendent of Hernando County schools began with a plunge.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 07/07/2013 - 7:15pm
From kindergarten to graduation, an average student will have spent more than a year being taught by a substitute teacher. Twenty-eight states require no more than a high school diploma for those temporary teachers, according to national data. Seven require some college education, and 15 states require substitutes to have a college degree.