Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 11:42pm
Kansas Democrats said that they want to spend some of the state's expected revenue surplus to restore funding to Kansas public schools that has been cut in recent years.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 11:35pm
Joined by Virginia public school students, teachers, superintendents and parents, Gov. Bob McDonnell unveiled his 2012 legislative and budget actions that support his administration’s ongoing “Opportunity to Learn” K-12 education agenda.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 01/10/2012 - 11:33pm
“Cautiously optimistic” was the response of Issaquah (Wash.) School District Superintendent Steve Rasmussen to Jan. 5’s state Supreme Court ruling regarding school funding.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 01/05/2012 - 2:50pm
Seven state education groups have come together to ask elected officials to stop cutting public school funding.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 01/05/2012 - 1:19pm
Although the Highland Park School District has been working hard the past year to turn around a dismal money situation, a team has just declared a financial emergency.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 01/05/2012 - 12:18pm
2012 has the potential to bring relatively big changes to San Francisco’s public schools, due in most part to a November ballot that will be full of interesting and significant choices.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 01/02/2012 - 4:35pm
Beef taco pie Tuesdays in Duval County public schools could join the likes of EverBank Field under a proposed state bill that would allow local school boards to sell the naming rights to school cafeterias.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Thu, 12/22/2011 - 11:46pm
Days after Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced early childhood education will be part of his 2012 education reforms, a state nonprofit said more children in low-income families need access to education and was criticial of the state's patchwork of programs.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 12/19/2011 - 5:00pm
Some Southeast Kansas school superintendents said that while they are trying to keep an open mind about Gov. Sam Brownback’s new school funding plan, they are skeptical.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Sun, 12/18/2011 - 10:01pm
Mayor Vincent C. Gray has lauded the District's efforts on early-childhood education. The District of Columbia was one of 37 applicants – including 35 other states and Puerto Rico – that competed for the White House's Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge grants.