Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 05/06/2013 - 10:35am
A new nationwide survey finds overwhelming public support for geography at all levels of education and recognizes the discipline’s value in government and business.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 05/06/2013 - 10:32am
Many lawyers and their clients have discovered that if you have a legal complaint against New York’s public school system, you cannot fight City Hall.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 05/06/2013 - 10:05am
Beliefs that are debatable or even patently false may be repeated so often that at some point they come to be accepted as fact. We seem to have crossed that threshold with the claim that U.S. schools are significantly worse than those in most other countries.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 10:50pm
The superintendent is examining projected school funding projections for 2014-15 within the recently adopted state budget. His Munster district can expect a funding hike of 2 percent next year and 1.4 percent in 2015. In dollars, it amounts to per pupil funding of $5,643 in 2014 and $5,719 in 2015.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 10:47pm
The 13.4 acres in question on Saul Road has been at the center of the dispute between neighbors and the district. MCPS spokesman Dana Tofig said the district owns that land as a school site, and gave it over to the Parks Department under the condition it would have it back if they needed to build a school.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 10:45pm
This school year, Dexter started its international student program and brought six students from China to Dexter Regional High School.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 10:43pm
The Lexington Herald-Leader reports the Education Department sent an email to testing coordinators on Saturday saying that ACT Inc. was suspending the online system on Monday.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 10:26pm
See how the Aventa curriculum can help improve student achievement, expand your course catalog, avoid costly textbook replacement and offer scheduling flexibility.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 10:25pm
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.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Sun, 05/05/2013 - 10:23pm
Districts may be liable if they do not deter ongoing student harassment.