Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 03/24/2013 - 6:05pm
It's no surprise that parents go to great lengths to get their children into the coveted classrooms. But other campuses suffer a loss from such lopsided enthusiasm.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 03/24/2013 - 6:01pm
Deerfield Public Schools have pulled the trigger on the first big computer buy in over two and a half years, allotting $327,000 for Google Chromebooks, Nexus 7 Tablets and support equipment for web-based learning.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 03/24/2013 - 5:56pm
Nearly 200 water fountains and sinks in Jersey City public schools contained lead contamination above federal environmental standards during recent testing, according to a report unearthed by a Jersey City parent.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Fri, 03/22/2013 - 3:56pm
A growing number of schools are adopting a new, controversial approach: asking students to bring their own smartphones, tablets, laptops and even their video game players to class.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Fri, 03/22/2013 - 3:54pm
The official list of closings isn't due to be published until March 31, but parents were learning whether their schools were on the list in letters that were already being sent home with students.
Submitted by Georgia Langner on Thu, 03/21/2013 - 5:08pm
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Submitted by Georgia Langner on Thu, 03/21/2013 - 5:06pm
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Submitted by Georgia Langner on Thu, 03/21/2013 - 5:03pm
Weighing the conflicting evidence.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 03/21/2013 - 4:19pm
The Newton County (Ga.) Board of Education is considering 34 applicants for its next superintendent of schools. Jim Puckett, board development specialist with the Georgia School Boards Association, reported to the school board Tuesday that 34 applications were submitted for the open position of superintendent of Newton County Schools in February and early March.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 03/21/2013 - 4:14pm
The Madison school board appointed an Avon principal Tuesday to become the district's next assistant superintendent, Madison Patch reports. Pine Grove School Principal Gail Dahling-Hench is leaving the Avon post she's served for six years to replace current Madison Assistant Superintendent Anita Rutlin, who is retiring at the end of the school year.