Submitted by Kylie Lacey on Tue, 04/09/2013 - 10:11am
Princeton High School allowed a "significant" number of students to graduate over a four-year period despite their excessive absences, and in some cases could not provide documentation to justify the waiving of attendance requirements, a state investigation concluded.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 1:49pm
Superintendent Walter Dansby sees the development and launch of a five-year strategic plan for the district as a critical step in making sure everyone is on the same page.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 1:39pm
Florida schoolchildren and college students will soon have greater access to online learning programs, if Republican lawmakers have their way.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 1:36pm
The Tucson Unified School District is recommending that contracts not be renewed for four principals in charge of schools that are at risk of being labeled failing.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 11:52am
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced that Arkansas will receive $5.3 million to continue efforts to turn around its persistently lowest achieving schools through the Department's School Improvement Grant (SIG) program.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 11:46am
Forty to 50 Dallas ISD schools will have new principals next fall as Superintendent Mike Miles presses his leadership overhaul to rally a struggling district.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 11:43am
Waiting list totals can count students more than once, a review of state data found.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 11:37am
Most districts won’t feel the impact of sequester cuts for another year. But Silver Valley (Calif.) USD is already facing the harsh reality of nearly $500,000 in funding cuts this year alone.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Mon, 04/08/2013 - 11:24am
Several model education programs are leading the charge to fulfill President Barack Obama's call for 100,000 highly qualified STEM teachers over the next decade, and to get them ready for the much-anticipated new K-12 math and science standards.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Sun, 04/07/2013 - 4:49pm
By launching an on-site health clinic for employees, the Green Bay Area Public School District has cut costs for itself - as well as for teachers and their dependents covered by district health insurance. And the West Bend School District is on the verge of taking the same step.