Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 01/07/2013 - 11:34am
Budget cuts and student achievement will continue to be a priority in the Upland Unified School District when Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources Sherri Black takes over as interim superintendent this month.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 01/07/2013 - 11:32am
Marple Newtown Superintendent of Schools Merle Horowitz recently announced the resignation of Marple Newtown High School Principal Ray McFall.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 12/20/2012 - 11:41am
Derek Reeve, a San Juan Capistrano city councilman, has asked his local school district to allow teachers to carry guns in classrooms to protect their students. According to a letter obtained by The Capistrano Dispatch, Councilman Reeve said, "efforts must be taken to empower teachers, staff and parents to protect our children." The letter, dated Thursday, then suggests training teachers and staff for "active-shooter scenarios" and allowing school staff, teachers and parents to carry guns on school grounds to protect children in such situations.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 12/20/2012 - 9:21am
Donna Page, the retired principal of Sandy Hook Elementary School, will return to her former post when the school reopens, her husband confirmed Tuesday night.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 12/20/2012 - 9:05am
A national task force on school safety should be the first policy step of the Obama Administration in the wake of the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary according to a school principals’ union that sent a letter to the White House today urging immediate action.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 12/16/2012 - 8:43pm
One dressed up in goofy costumes to make her students smile.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Sun, 12/02/2012 - 6:06pm
Maria Lewis spends much of her day on bent knee.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 11/06/2012 - 2:03pm
Lunch was not on the menu this week for some students at a Detroit school after a food fight led officials to what some called cruel and unusual discipline.
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 Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 3:48pm
A First Amendment squabble is brewing in California over high school newspaper and yearbook advertising content. The school board gave the superintendent the right to prohibit political campaigning and religious symbols in ads.