Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 03/11/2012 - 2:36pm
When Wake schools superintendent Tony Tata was hired, I thought to myself, "It won't work."
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Wed, 02/15/2012 - 12:06am
The Sweet Home (Ore.) School District is looking at a big schedule change, they're switching to a four-day school week.
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 Marion Herbert on Sun, 12/18/2011 - 9:53pm
On Dec. 14, the Jacksonville (Fla.) School District 117 Board of Education voted unanimously to put a County School Facilities Tax question on the ballot for the March election.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Tue, 11/29/2011 - 11:05pm
Michigan's school board elections will be held in November of even-numbered years through legislation signed by Gov. Rick Snyder.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 11/22/2011 - 4:35pm
The Frederick Outdoor Discovery Charter School will not open its doors in Frederick County any time soon, but two other charter schools are on track to open next fall.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 11/22/2011 - 4:29pm
Backing down from a previous ultimatum, County Executive Ken Ulman has proposed an alternative option for funding artificial turf fields at county high schools. But the school board has yet to weigh in on either option — or even if they want turf fields at all.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Sun, 11/20/2011 - 10:44pm
The Litchfield (Conn.) Board of Education, among other educational entities, will have to wait longer for a possible state mandate transferring the burden of proof from school districts to the moving party.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Wed, 11/02/2011 - 11:49pm
A prolonged effort to clarify the state's special education regulations has hit a stumbling block. Many members of the state Board of Education don't understand some of the proposed changes or the impact they would have on a student's ability to get needed services.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Wed, 11/02/2011 - 11:24pm
Under a plan approved unanimously by board of education members, San Diego Unified will consider school consolidations, which is a significant curtailing of a process that could have closed or consolidated more than a dozen schools across the district next fall.