Submitted by Marion Herbert on Sun, 11/20/2011 - 10:37pm
Over the past decade, the student population that attends Lawrence (Ind.) Township Schools has changed rapidly. In 2000, white students represented 64 percent of the enrollment. Today, the district is 42 percent white, 38 percent black and 11 percent Hispanic.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Mon, 11/14/2011 - 4:43pm
Rockdale County principals and teachers will be sharpening their pencils over the next few months to get up to speed on a pilot program for evaluating staff as part of the Race to the Top grant program.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 2:23pm
The Indiana State Board of Education is considering changes to its new A-to-F grading system for schools after objections from many high schools that received C ratings despite high student test scores.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 2:18pm
The state's highest-ranking education official is recommending that Missouri Baptist University close the six Imagine charter schools it sponsors and work with the public school system and other charter schools to ensure a smooth transition of students.
Submitted by Courtney Williams on Tue, 11/08/2011 - 1:42pm
President Obama continues his "we can't wait" campaign against Congress this morning, this time targeting lawmakers' failure to act on education issues by issuing executive changes governing the Head Start program.