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.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 1:01pm
The St. Tammany Parish School Board took a step Thursday toward joining a cooperative of Louisiana school districts created in response to sweeping education programs, changes that many educators statewide complain were handed down without their input.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 12:56pm
DePasquale announced the findings of a major audit of the district during a morning press conference. The findings include of lack of proper accounting processes and policies that have put the district in financial turmoil.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 12:54pm
Maureen Clancy-May, an area supervisor with Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, told the crowd of about 150 that the standards were developed by states to better prepare students for the global economy and for college.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 12:50pm
The suit, joined by parents throughout the state, asserts that California is shirking its responsibility to ensure disabled students receive what's federally guaranteed -- a free and appropriate education. A federal district judge in Sacramento five weeks ago cleared the way for the suit to proceed.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 11:21am
The fact is that early care professionals in all settings have stepped up their game. When kindergartners were assessed in the fall of 2012, 83 percent of children who attended Baltimore's publicly funded pre-K were deemed "fully ready," as The Sun noted, an improvement from 77 percent the year before.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Fri, 05/03/2013 - 11:11am
Parents raised the alarm when they learned the state Department of Education had provided confidential student data to a nonprofit company called inBloom Inc.