Top News

Lauren Williams's picture

School District Releases Statement on Bus Issues

The Clark County School District is responding to hundreds of complaints by parents frustrated over transportation issues.

Read more »

Lauren Williams's picture

Seven Camden Schools Complain Over Downgraded GCSE Marks

Seven secondary schools in Camden are demanding that Conservative Education Secretary Michael Gove rethinks the “devastating” impact of downgrading hundreds of English pupils at their schools.

Read more »

Lauren Williams's picture

Rural School Districts Receive Grants Of Up To $25,000

Monsanto announced today at the Farm Progress Show that 176 school districts in 35 states have been selected to receive grants of up to $25,000. The America's Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, will invest $2.3 million in rural schools across the United States during the 2012-2013 school year.

Read more »

Lauren Williams's picture

LA School Districts Fail To Comply With State's Anti-Gay Bullying Law

A California law requiring school districts to update their anti-harassment and anti-bullying policies has been seemingly ignored by five Long Beach area school districts, according to a Long Beach Press-Telegram investigation.

Read more »

Lauren Williams's picture

Clearfield School District Moves Toward Consolidation

The Clearfield Area School District decided to move forward with plans to close the middle school and Centre and Bradford elementary schools and will hold a public hearing on the closures in October.

Read more »

Lauren Williams's picture

Ex-Schools Chief Sentenced for Faking Test Scores

The former superintendent of elementary schools in El Centro was sentenced to 10 months in federal custody Monday for submitting false results on standardized school science tests and bogus reimbursement claims.

Read more »

Lauren Williams's picture

Incomplete Studies Partly to Blame for Transportation Problems in District 308

The Oswego District 308 Board of Education will continue to work through transportation issues caused in part by what officials said Monday night was the lack of complete traffic studies that were to be done before the school year started.

Read more »

Lauren Williams's picture

How Students Take Physical Education Online

About 148,000 students sucessfully completed 303,000 half-credit Florida Virtual School courses this past school year.

Read more »

Lauren Williams's picture

Special Ed Advocates to Rally in Lansing Over Class Sizes, Caseloads

Advocates for special education students will rally Wednesday in Lansing, hoping to influence state officials to abolish rules they say are leading to increased class sizes and caseloads.

Read more »

Lauren Williams's picture

Teachers Union Accuses Boston School Department of Unfair Labor Practices in Contract Dispute

The Boston Teachers Union announced today that it has filed unfair labor practice charges against the School Department, in the latest barb thrown in the increasingly hostile talks over a new contract.

Read more »

Pages