Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 01/07/2013 - 12:30pm
The goal is to attract and retain the most qualified educators, according to Assistant Superintendent James Lovelace.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 12/20/2012 - 11:41am
Derek Reeve, a San Juan Capistrano city councilman, has asked his local school district to allow teachers to carry guns in classrooms to protect their students. According to a letter obtained by The Capistrano Dispatch, Councilman Reeve said, "efforts must be taken to empower teachers, staff and parents to protect our children." The letter, dated Thursday, then suggests training teachers and staff for "active-shooter scenarios" and allowing school staff, teachers and parents to carry guns on school grounds to protect children in such situations.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Sun, 12/16/2012 - 9:48pm
Across the country, education reform is drawing big ideas and big bucks from some big names.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:24pm
At least three school districts in Metro Detroit will be closed Tuesday because many teachers are calling in sick to join union demonstrations in Lansing against the Legislature's expected passage of right-to-work legislation.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 11/26/2012 - 12:32pm
After five years in the U.S. Army, after being treated badly in the outside world because of the color of his skin, Cecil B. Crawford vowed to never again leave the Blackfeet Reservation.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 11/25/2012 - 3:24pm
The likelihood that students of color in Nevada will have a teacher who looks like them is among the lowest in the nation, according to a recent report.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 11/19/2012 - 4:40pm
Bridget Collins waited a long time to go back to McDonogh School.
Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Mon, 11/19/2012 - 3:02pm
Recruiting and retaining top teaching talent is a struggle for many high schools.