Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 02/12/2014 - 7:32am
The Bethlehem Area School Board rejected a proposed charter school with an aerospace science curriculum in a military-style setting, citing a lack of community and financial support, among other concerns.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 3:56pm
A Senate committee report raises concerns over whether parents are informed when their children are strapped down, physically restrained or placed in seclusion in school to punish or control them.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 2:41pm
A stunning 44 school shootings have claimed 28 lives since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School shook the nation.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:25pm
Legislative leaders unanimously voted for a study of how to undo the state superintendent of public instruction law passed last year that the Wyoming Supreme Court recently declared unconstitutional.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:22pm
Rep. Rick Stream (R-Kirkwood) announced he will file a "comprehensive" bill this week to address problems plaguing several of his school districts, where several thousands of students have left for better, nearby public schools.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 12:07pm
An Illinois suburban high school is one of the first in the nation allowing parents to use mobile devices to track when and where their students have boarded and exited school buses.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 1:30am
Board members in a workshop with the state’s education department worried about how to give choice to families in unaccredited districts, without sacrificing the children who stay behind.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/11/2014 - 1:00am
There has been a major decision in Collin County’s Frisco Independent School District. The school board voted to approve a referendum for voters to decide on a nearly $800 million bond proposal, that would include building 14 new schools.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 02/10/2014 - 4:19pm
Ask any middle school student in Rock Hill to show you a science textbook, and they’re not likely to pull out the heavy, bound book most people remember from their days in school. But these textbooks contain a lot more information, cater to many learning styles and offer teachers more ways to reach their students.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Mon, 02/10/2014 - 3:57pm
School officials in coastal Orange County are investigating the cost of hiring armed security guards to potentially patrol grade schools or high schools in the Newport-Mesa Unified School District. Trustees emphasized the exploration doesn't mean they are committed to putting guns in the hands of guards.