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Schools' Fiscal Health A Key Issue In Woodland Board Race

Fiscal stability, experience and student performance are key themes in the race for Woodland Joint Unified School District trustees.

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Report: Most Wash. School Kitchens Clean, Safe

School cafeteria kitchens in Washington serve about 500,000 lunches a day. Given that volume, you might expect school kitchens to rack up a fair number of health department violations.

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Families' Transfer Suits In Doubt After St. Louis School District Gets Partial Accreditation

The outcome of five years of fighting by St. Louis families who wanted their failing schools to pay to send their children to accredited suburban districts has been thrown into greater doubt after the city schools received partial accreditation last week.

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Ga. Charter Schools Association Faulted for Political Email

The Georgia Charter Schools Association has come under criticism for sending an email to school leaders asking for their help as the organization tried to arrange what appears to be a political ad.

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Texas Schools Differ on Use of 'Dixie'

For two Central Texas school districts, football games have revived an old debate about the Old South - whether to play "Dixie."

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Ill. Elementary Schools Welcome International Educators

Carbondale Elementary School District 95 welcomed three international school administrators as part of the 2012-2013 Adminstrator Exchange Program.

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N.J. Schools Advocate for Anti-Bullying Awareness

On vast green or black sheets of slate in classrooms across the country, the word bullying appears in big, bold letters.

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Wis. Schools See Growth As Students Move from District to District

School districts are seeing their student numbers grow.

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Calif. Schools Look to Boost Technology Without Breaking the Budget

Marisa Perezchica circles her classroom, classical music softly streaming from her iPad, as her sixth-graders take a practice test on their own iPads.

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New Education Speaker Series to Begin in Piedmont

A yearlong speaker series is about to get under way at the Piedmont Adult School and will focus on a variety of topics dealing with education. The pilot program is a joint venture between the adult school and the Associated Parent Club of Piedmont and will feature lectures by experts in the arena of K-12 education on topics ranging from reading motivation to youth sports.

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