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Shmoop Launches AP Environmental Science Guide

Shmoop, a publisher of digital curriculum and test prep, announced the launch of a new AP Environmental Science learning guide to help students prepare for the exam.

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National School Boards Association Launches New Food Allergy Policy Guide for Schools

The National School Boards Association has published a policy guide, “Safe at School and Ready to Learn: A Comprehensive Policy Guide for Protecting Students with Life-threatening Food Allergies”, for school leaders.

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BETT Show and SIIA Education Team up for Third Straight Year

The Education Division of SIIA will participate in London’s BETT Show, the leading international education technology showcase.

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Las Cruces Public Schools Get a "D" from the Public Education Department

Nearly 90% of New Mexico schools failed last year to make adequate progress according to the No Child Left Behind Act.

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BESE Picks White As New La. School Superintendent

Louisiana's public education board overwhelming agreed Wednesday to hire Recovery School District leader John White as state education superintendent, despite blistering criticism that Gov. Bobby Jindal had too heavy a role in the choice and that White didn't have enough experience for the job.

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Missouri Schools Would Be Required to Verify Immigration Status of Students Under New Proposal

Missouri could be the next battleground in a nationwide fight over tougher immigration laws.

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Scott Touts Jobs, Less Taxes, More Money for Schools

Gov. Rick Scott welcomed back the Legislature to an election-year session Tuesday with an upbeat State of the State speech that centered on creating jobs, holding the line on taxes and spending more on schools.

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Opinion: Dark Days for State’s Education Budget

Gov. Jerry Brown hopes to convince Californians to vote for tax hike to support schools.

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Apple Plans Education Announcement in New York on January 19th

Apple Inc. plans to make an education-related announcement in New York on Jan. 19, pushing further into a market it penetrated early on with computers that won a following among students and schools.

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U.S. Education Secretary Cautions New York on Race to the Top

In a progress report Tuesday on New York's Race to the Top grant, the U.S. Education Department said it has concerns about the state's lack of recent progress on new data and teacher-evaluation systems.

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