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Schools in Ohio District Pruned Records, Four Say

A team of data-processing workers inflated Columbus schools’ attendance figures by routinely and purposely removing large numbers of absent students from the rolls, four former district data analysts told The Dispatch.

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In a Baltimore School, A Model of Excellence

A recently released independent evaluation of two dozen Baltimore City schools conducted in 2011 suggests that even though the system has introduced important reforms in recent years, too many schools are still struggling to find effective ways to educate children.

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Deep Cuts to Oakland (Calif.) Special Ed Programs Blindside Teachers, Families

The Oakland school district's special-education programs will take a $4.3 million hit next school year under a plan to fix a multimillion-dollar budget shortfall discovered just a month ago.

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Rutherford County (Tenn.) Schools Still Adapting Programs to Title IX

When Title IX was signed into law June 23, 1972 by President Richard Nixon, it deemed that no person is to be denied access to an educational program or activity receiving federal assistance on the basis of sex.

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A Hard Lesson in Boston: Change Can Come Too Fast

They inspired her and pushed her when she felt like giving up. And when Salma Hussain delivered the valedictory speech at English High School in 2010, she singled out eight teachers who helped her rise to the top just four years after arriving in Boston from Bangladesh, speaking no English.

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Wireless School: Confused Yet?Don't let confusion dictate your network.


Come out of the wiring closet and learn about reliable wireless networking with secure mobility as well as complete visibility and automated management for all wireless devices.

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Providing Economical and Healthy School Foods


Healthy school food options on a budget: it can be done!

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LightRaise from SMART Technologies.


Now you can bring learning to life with vibrant, engaging, interactive content on almost any surface. Watch the 20-minute LightRaise overview.

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Using blended learning to engage students, improve outcomes.


View the archive edition to explore how two schools are successfully using blended learning models to meet their students' needs.

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Take a Healthy Step Forward in Your District.


Now that your district wellness policy is in place, what's next?

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