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Geography for a Flat World


Schools are only beginning to prepare students for a changing landscape.

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The Fifth Annual Constructing Modern Knowledge Conference, July 9-12th


Educators learn about project-based learning by spending four days immersed in their own project creation while supported by a world-class faculty of education pioneers and punctuated by conversations with acclaimed experts.

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Providing rigor and college readiness for all students


Florida district promotes educational equity with help from College Board’s SpringBoard program for English and math

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Increasing parental engagement with classroom websites.


This web seminar explores a new program for improving the parent-school relationship called Classroom Connections Challenge from Shutterfly.

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Bloomfield (N.J.) Panel: Public Education is Under Attack

New Jersey's plan to fund schools will end up hurting not only Bloomfield students but others across the state, a panel agreed Tuesday.

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Ala. BOE Votes to Intervene in Birmingham Schools (blog)

The State Board of Education voted Thursday morning to intervene in the daily operation of the Birmingham school system and might eventually seize direct control of the system's troubled finances.

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Fort Worth (Texas) Schools to Pay $135,000 to Whistleblower

The Fort Worth school district will pay a former school district employee $135,000 to settle a whistleblower lawsuit, and the district will reinstate her to her job.

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Former Pa. Administrator Named Buffalo (N.Y.) Schools' Chief

A former Philadelphia schools administrator has been appointed the new superintendent for Buffalo's schools.

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Texas Schools Foot Big Bill for STARR Retakes

The school year ended the first week of June for most Texas students, but for hundreds of thousands of them, it won’t mean the end of class.

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Three Santa Clara County Schools Rank Top in Calif. in API Scores

South Bay and Peninsula schools continued to demonstrate their academic might, dominating the top tier of elementary schools in test-score rankings released Thursday by the California Department of Education.

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