Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 11/08/2012 - 2:49pm
Indianapolis Governor-elect Mike Pence said Wednesday he will push forward with education reforms including private school vouchers and merit pay programs for teachers.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 4:23pm
Natrona County School District officials are considering adding new graduation requirements starting with next year’s freshmen, and they seek community feedback.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 11/05/2012 - 4:00pm
In a first-floor office at Liberation Diploma Plus, a high school just three blocks from Coney Island’s famous beach, a pile of SAT study books bulge with filthy water.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 11/05/2012 - 3:42pm
Cots lined the hallways, and toilets were limited or clogged, so some evacuees went to the bathroom on the floor.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 11/04/2012 - 6:24pm
Erin Hresko of Hummelstown is pleased that part of her drawing of the state Capitol dome will find itself in the sparkly globes that will bedeck the Pennsylvania state tree in this year’s National Christmas Tree display in Washington, D.C.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 11/04/2012 - 6:21pm
An aviation maintenance program at a high school in Louisville has been temporarily suspended after a Federal Aviation Administration inspection found record-keeping problems.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 11/04/2012 - 6:16pm
Starting Tuesday, the Medford School District and the classified employees represented by the Oregon School Employees Association will enter mediation with a neutral third party in the hopes of resolving stalemated contract negotiations.
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 Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 11/04/2012 - 6:02pm
The former Philip A. Capdau Junior High School is one of seven Orleans Parish School Board-owned properties that will go to auction on Thursday.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 11/04/2012 - 5:48pm
According to a recently released report that links exposure to high-quality preschool programs to reduced crime, at-risk children and those from low-income backgrounds without access to quality early learning are more likely to be involved in violent crime, arrested, or incarcerated down the road.