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Tennessee School District Bans Novel Over Teen Sex Scene

A school district has deemed an awkward teen's two-page encounter at boarding school in the coming-of-age novel "Looking for Alaska" too racy, banning the book from class reading lists.

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Green Literacy K1 School Supports Reading Success

The Springfield (Pa.) Literacy Center has won six awards for sustainability and is LEED certified.

More Chicago Schools Will Start Longer Days

Chicago schools that voted for a longer day starting in January will add that extra 90 minutes daily when students return to classes Monday.

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Encouraging Reading from the Top-Down

To encourage curiosity in reading among students, Superintendent Edythe Austermuhl mingles with students in their classrooms, hold informal book talks, and find new readings.

Celebrate the Freedom to Read During Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week raises awareness to protect access to books.

A Bright Future in K12 for e-Book Readers

A guide to one segment of education technology

New Books

Recommended reading for district leaders.

New Products

The latest in hardware, software, books and materials, facilities and the Internet.

Spotlight on Adolescent Literacy

Recent studies call for increased funding.

Improving Literacy from a Different Angle

Career and technical leaders have made reading and writing skills a top priority.