Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/24/2013 - 3:20pm
The district's largest shedding of jobs in decades is wiping out entire categories, including school secretaries and noontime aides, and nearly every assistant principal.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/24/2013 - 3:12pm
It wasn't so long ago that David Hutchinson spent a month sleeping under a bridge while his wife and young daughter spent their nights at a domestic violence shelter. But this wasn't a case of domestic violence. The couple simply had no choice.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/24/2013 - 3:10pm
Finding funding for education is not easy for many school districts, but Campbell County has come up with an interesting way to make some cash. All 12 of Campbell County schools now have 50-kilowatt solar system installed on the roof of the buildings.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/24/2013 - 3:01pm
The doors are not yet open for students in the unaccredited Kansas City school district to transfer to neighboring accredited districts.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/24/2013 - 1:51pm
Students across Maryland would see revamped science classes under curriculum standards the state school board will consider Tuesday — part of a broader effort by educators, researchers and businesses to kindle innovation in children well before they enter the workforce.
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/24/2013 - 1:47pm
Microsoft is launching a “Bing for Schools” program that is tailored for K-12 students by “removing all advertisements from search results, enhancing privacy protections and the filtering of adult content.”
Submitted by Matthew Zalaznick on Mon, 06/24/2013 - 1:44pm
Chicago school district also working on plans to expand its Safe Passage Program to the welcoming schools where students from closed schools will be moved.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 06/23/2013 - 6:05pm
The residents and redevelopers of East Baltimore agree that the $42 million school taking shape on 7 acres along Ashland Avenue symbolizes hope for the community, but they disagree about which children should be able to attend the much-heralded new school.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 06/23/2013 - 5:58pm
After four years of cuts in the Bethel School District, things are looking up for students and teachers in the upcoming school year. Thanks in large part to 10 unpaid days that teachers agreed to last month, the west Eugene school district expects to avoid laying off any teachers or other staff members for the first time in four years.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Sun, 06/23/2013 - 5:55pm
Bethlehem (Pa.) Area School District officials are disappointed that a city charter school is relocating into a special tax district aimed at boosting the economic redevelopment on former Bethlehem Steel land, and officials don't want the money the Bethlehem Redevelopment Authority receives through a special tax deal going toward building the new school.