Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 02/26/2013 - 2:35pm
After several recent incidents, the school board moves to equip all schools with security cameras and panic buttons, among other measures.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 02/26/2013 - 11:18am
As legislators convene in Salem, they're taking the first steps toward achieving Oregon's bold education goal.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 02/26/2013 - 11:15am
From a national standpoint, the 20-year-old charter school movement has been a disappointment—but New York City's experience continues to be an exception.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 02/26/2013 - 11:09am
June 23-26, 2013
San Antonio, Texas
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 02/26/2013 - 11:06am
Representatives of the country’s 95,000 public school principals gathered on Capitol Hill from February 25-27 to deliver a strong message to federal lawmakers as they consider the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, the Higher Education Act, and other pieces of federal education legislation.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 02/26/2013 - 10:56am
Deputy superintendent Ann Blakeney Clark of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg (NC) Schools and Harriet R. MacLean, Principal of James B. Davidson Middle School, San Rafael, Calif., today received the American Association of School Administrators’ 2013 Women in School Leadership Award.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/25/2013 - 3:53pm
Ask any 8-year-old who attends school in Glen Ellyn what grade he or she is in and the answer you might soon receive could be surprising.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/25/2013 - 3:52pm
In 2007, Dr. Edwards made the bold move to swap out textbooks for digital learning, with the intent of creating a "culture of digital conversion" for every student, every teacher and every administrator in Mooresville.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Mon, 02/25/2013 - 3:50pm
The report, sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies and authored by Dr. Bob Balfanz, co-director of the Everyone Graduates Center at the Johns Hopkins University School of Education, argues that in order to overcome the educational impacts of poverty, high-need schools must provide direct, evidence-based supports for students.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 02/25/2013 - 3:50pm
Springtime in L.A. is the season when private grade schools host auctions, gala events, and swank soirees at fancy hotels, studio lots, and L.A. country clubs designed to raise additional funds to pad the $25,000 base fee of sending kids to John Thomas Dye, Buckley, Curtis, the Center, Campbell Hall, Brentwood, Stephen S. Wise, and all the other early educational top L.A. tickets.