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Md. County Executive Looks to Fill School ‘Leadership Gap,’ Ed Advisor Says

At public events and inside schools, William R. Hite Jr. has been the face of Prince George’s County Public Schools for nearly four years.

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Michigan District Begins Pay-to-Participate Program for Athletes

Steve Skelcy hopes for the best, because he knows how close the Saginaw Public Schools came to the worst.

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Proponents of School Choice in Maine Celebrate New Charters

While Gov. Paul LePage’s school choice legislation was stopped at the committee level in March, the four proponents of school choice who gathered at Fort Knox State Park on Tuesday said the fight isn’t over.

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An Ex-schools Boss in California Guilty of Money Scams

The former assistant superintendent of Woodside schools has pleaded no contest to misappropriating millions in public money and to billing another school district for his home remodeling work, a prosecutor said Wednesday.

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Orleans Parish Board Anticipate Local Control for More La. Schools

With the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaching, it seems possible -- just possible -- that the public schools in New Orleans that were swept into state hands after the storm may soon begin edging back toward local control.

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Ten Pa. Schools to Share $6.9M in Federal Funds For Reform

Secretary of Education Ron Tomalis today announced the award of $6.9 million in federal School Improvement Grants to 10 of Pennsylvania's lowest-performing schools.

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North Carolina’s Mooresville Graded School District Awarded ISTE’s 2012 Sylvia Charp Award for District Innovation in Technology

Dubbed “the de facto national model of the digital school” by The New York Times, Mooresville is recognized for successfully raising graduation rates with its Digital Conversion program.

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Boys’ Impulsiveness May Result in Better Math Ability, Say MU Researchers

In a University of Missouri study, girls and boys started grade school with different approaches to solving arithmetic problems, with girls favoring a slow and accurate approach and boys a faster but more error prone approach.

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Logical Operations Launches LogicalCHOICE with Grand Opening and Nationwide Tour

Learning solutions provider Logical Operations is re-launching its 30-year-old business with the introduction of LogicalCHOICE, a next-generation learning tool on Aug. 2.

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Nevada PTA Sees Spike in Male Involvement

If Nevada families see more men around this coming school year, it may be because of the strong focus of Nevada PTA to engage men in their child’s education.

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