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Teachers, Staff Increase in N.C. Area Schools

There will be a few more teachers in area schools as students head back to class Monday in Onslow and Carteret counties.

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Virtual Schools Help Some Florida Students Get Ahead

Scattered across Marion County, students of all ages — primarily in middle and high school — are taking online courses for a variety of reasons.

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A N.Y. District Changes Menus for Healthier Lunches

School meals are about to get much healthier, and at some local school districts, the change will be significant.

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More Houston Parents of Special-needs Children Opt out of Public Schools

For thousands of Texas parents, the start of the school year has taken on a new meaning: an end to the conflicts, struggles and disappointment with the public school system.

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Los Angeles: School District to Ban Styrofoam Products

Styrofoam food trays will no longer be used at Los Angeles Unified School District campuses, the district announced on Wednesday Aug. 22, following the urging of students who pushed for a ban on the product.

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Schools Try Marketing Techniques to Sell Healthy Lunches

More whole grains will be on school lunch menus this year, along with a wider selection of fruits and vegetables and other healthy options. The challenge is getting children to eat them.

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State Students Score Well on National Test

More California students are taking and performing well on a national test that assesses college and career readiness - and scoring significantly higher than the national average, State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced this week.

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Board of Ed Discusses School Construction Projects During Work Session

Members of the Carroll County Board of Education expressed concerns Wednesday at a work session with school officials about the growing list of necessary school construction projects.

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Cameras Approved for Middletown School Buses

Pass a city school bus that has its lights flashing, and you may soon find a summons in your mailbox.

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Concerns Over School Choice Advocate Taking Charge of Chester's Struggling Schools

It might have once seemed unthinkable: Handing the keys to a large, troubled public-school district over to a high-profile advocate for increasing privatization, including vouchers and for-profit private schools.

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