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Oregon Gov. Kitzhaber to Hire Chief Education Officer

Governor John Kitzhaber says he'll hire an education czar to oversee all education in Oregon.

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La. State Ed. Board Head: White is 'Natural Choice' for Superintendent, no National Search Planned

The head of Louisiana's education board doesn't expect a long, national search for the next state superintendent, saying she's not even sure if the board will accept applications or instead just vote on John White, Gov. Bobby Jindal's choice for the job.

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Berkely County Schools Superintendent is W. Va.'s Highest Paid

West Virginia school superintendents have seen their paychecks increase over the past three years while teacher salaries have remained stagnant.

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Worcester County (Md.) Officially Begins Search for New Superintendent

The Worcester County Board of Education has officially begun the search for a new schools superintendent.

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Wisconsin School Districts Survey Adds to Recall Menu

To the public education advocates who released it, the survey painted a gloomy picture of schools in Wisconsin - reduced staff and bigger class sizes in many districts, all as a result of state budget cuts.

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Conn. Superintendents Make Plan to Change Education in State

Universal preschool and all-day kindergarten, reforming education funding and restructuring school districts to provide options for students are among sweeping changes Connecticut's superintendents are proposing.

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White Stays Mum on Education La. Superintendent Job

Gov. Bobby Jindal's pick to be Louisiana's next education superintendent said that it's not appropriate to talk with education board members about the job until after the Nov. 19 election.

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Florida School Gave Kids Prizes with Racy Surprise

School administrators hoping to reward students for their A-plus fundraising efforts at a Florida elementary school unwittingly gave them gifts with what officials said were inappropriate images.

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High Percentage of N.J. School Districts Changing Superintendents

About 29 percent of school districts statewide changed superintendents during the previous school year, according to a recent report published by the New Jersey Schools Boards Association (NJSBA).

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Michigan School Board Deadlocked Over Charter Expansion

An unusually divided state Board of Education couldn't agree Tuesday on how to advise the Michigan Legislature on a package of bills that would allow an unlimited number of charter schools to open statewide, among other changes.

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