Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 04/24/2012 - 10:25pm
Responding to parent pressure after the disappearance of Sierra La Mar, the Morgan Hill (Calif.) Unified School District began notifying parents in the morning as well as evening if their children don't show up to school.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Wed, 03/21/2012 - 8:30am
Nearly 30 years after the landmark education report “A Nation at Risk,” a new report finds that America’s failure to prepare its young people for a globalized world is now so grave that it poses a national security threat.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 02/14/2012 - 11:43pm
After nine suicides, a federal lawsuit, and the glare of the media spotlight, Minnesota’s Anoka-Hennepin school district has at last rid itself of the policy that helped create a virulently anti-gay environment in its schools.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 01/08/2012 - 11:35am
The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments Jan. 18 in New Orleans in a lawsuit that claims a 9-year-old girl was checked out of a south Mississippi school six times by an unauthorized man who then raped her.