Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 11/11/2012 - 5:38pm
The latest plan to bring an end to TUSD's desegregation case was filed in court Friday and outlines steps the district must take to free itself of federal oversight.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/08/2012 - 3:55pm
Ellen Chambers, widely considered one of the state’s top special education advocates, will be at Upper Town Hall in Holliston, Mass. on Monday, Nov. 19, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. to explain the basics of special education advocacy and provide information parents should know in order to work knowledgeably with school personnel.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 11/05/2012 - 4:12pm
A group of parents have set up camp on the lawn of the Fairview-Clifton German Language school so they can be among the first to get on the enrollment list.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 11/04/2012 - 6:07pm
An editorial in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution opposing Amendment One says it would be a waste of taxpayer funds to create a new bureaucracy to do what the state board of education can already do.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Wed, 10/31/2012 - 4:59pm
Enterprise City School System is showing promise of closing the achievement gap between black and white students and poverty and non-poverty students, according to released date explained Tuesday by the school system’s Testing and Accountability Coordinator Dixie Lavender.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 4:08pm
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction has developed a new School Report Card for each public school which uses multiple measures of student learning.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 4:48pm
The key to eradicating crime and violent behavior, say organizers with the nonprofit Fight Crime: Invest in Kids Pennsylvania, is to invest more resources in early care and child education.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 4:42pm
More than 90 percent of schools across the state of Oklahoma received a grade of C or higher, with nearly 50 percent receiving a B.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 4:13pm
Despite efforts by both parties to paint President Obama and Governor Romney as opposites, there is at least one policy area they agree on — the need to bolster our education system and expand the use of charter schools.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 10/14/2012 - 8:21pm
Only about 13% of Hispanic 25- to 29-year-olds complete at least a bachelor's degree, compared with 39% for whites in the same age group and 53% for Asians, according to the Pew Hispanic Center.