Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 12/12/2012 - 2:03pm
Easton Area School District will join neighboring school districts by allowing students to take online courses next year.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 12/12/2012 - 1:59pm
Gov. Gary Herbert unveiled a budget proposal Wednesday that he says will not only help more Utahns gain college degrees and certificates, but also avoid "degrees to nowhere" — and lead to high-paying jobs in science and technology.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 12/12/2012 - 12:00pm
The results for international assessments on math, science, and reading are in: Students from East Asian countries, along with a select group of European countries, outperformed those in the United States, according to the results for the 2011 Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) and the Progress in International Reading Literacy Study (PIRLS), released Dec. 11.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 1:51pm
After failing to come to an agreement with complainants alleging violations of inequality between boys’ and girls’ sports facilities Butte School District No. 1 will conduct a self-investigation by mid-January into its locker rooms, practice and competitive facilities, and plan to remediate any inequalities found.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 1:46pm
Investigations into grade changing allegations within Montgomery Public Schools has led to seven employees being placed on administrative leave for allegedly pressuring teachers to make improper changes before ultimately making the changes themselves, according to MPS superintendent Barbara Thompson.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:31pm
The Rapides Parish School District will put a $300,000 state grant to work to improve literacy in six middle schools this year.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:24pm
At least three school districts in Metro Detroit will be closed Tuesday because many teachers are calling in sick to join union demonstrations in Lansing against the Legislature's expected passage of right-to-work legislation.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:18pm
The Douglass High School senior class could be riddled with dropouts if students become too overwhelmed by the wreckage left by years of academic mismanagement, the state superintendent of schools said Monday night.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:14pm
Two administrators in a troubled eastern Kentucky school district filed lawsuits offering some details about the management and financial problems that resulted in a state takeover.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:10pm
There seems to be more questions than answers when it comes to the use of vouchers and the authorization of charter schools in the Franklin Special School District.