Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 02/19/2014 - 3:06pm
So now into this debate comes Rochelle Riley, the columnist for the Detroit Free Press. She has made the radical suggestion that residential public schools – boarding schools, in other words – might be worth a try in Detroit.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/18/2014 - 10:54pm
Because magnets are fully part of public school systems – their teachers are unionized and they follow district rules, while charters are run by private entities and are typically not unionized – reviving them is seen as part of an effort to save public schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 02/17/2014 - 11:33pm
For the last six years, Oregon parents have watched state and local budget-making. Next year, districts across the state will stop cutting and start rebuilding. As money comes back into district coffers, what should be on parents’ minds?