Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 10/18/2011 - 3:22pm
Finance reports filed Monday by committees involved in the Nov. 1 election show that the Denver teachers union has spent $88,500 on two Denver school-board candidates.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 10/18/2011 - 2:23pm
The Florida Board of Education got a glimpse of continued improvements at Miami Edison Senior High on Tuesday, just three months after board members decided to keep the struggling school and Miami Central Senior High open.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 10/18/2011 - 1:11pm
Senate Democratic leaders have settled on which piece of President Barack Obama's jobs plan they want to move on first: $35 billion for state and local governments to rehire teachers, police and firefighters.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 10/17/2011 - 5:30pm
Without ever cracking a book, students in Bucks County's Pennsbury School District are learning a new subject this year: marketing.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 10/17/2011 - 5:26pm
Government support of public education in the Golden State has dropped to a historic low, compared to the rest of the country, according to a new report by the California Budget Project.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 10/17/2011 - 4:58pm
Maryland schools are spending a fortune to raise achievement — $60,000 for each additional student who becomes proficient. It's too high a price for the results we have been getting. We need to do better.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Sun, 10/16/2011 - 6:41pm
Los Angeles public schools are in need of billions of dollars in repairs and renovations, according to the findings of a report released Friday on the condition of schools in the nation's largest districts.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 10/13/2011 - 5:12pm
Cherokee ISD has joined 151 other school districts in the state to join with the Equity Center to file lawsuit against the State of Texas over public education.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 10/11/2011 - 11:26pm
Texas school districts and parents are headed back to the courthouse in another effort to get more equitable funding for public schools.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 10/10/2011 - 7:18pm
A Twin Cities neighborhood action group is blaming big banks for costing Minneapolis schools millions in state funding. The group, Neighborhoods Organizing for Change(NOC), linked home foreclosures to per-pupil funding.