Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 8:35am
The divide between U.S. society and the American military reveals itself in strange places – children’s classrooms, for example.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 8:33am
The Woodside Elementary School District is seeking more than $3.6 million in restitution from former chief business official Timothy Hanretty, who will be sentenced Monday for misappropriating public funds.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Thu, 10/18/2012 - 8:31am
Amazon.com Inc announced an initiative on Wednesday to get its Kindle e-readers and tablet computers into schools, entering a market that has been particularly successful for rival Apple Inc and its iPad device.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 5:49pm
Three middle schools and two high schools in Spring Branch ISD could be sites for the district's secondary dual-language program, should the district move forward with a committee's recommendations.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 5:42pm
Teachers union leaders are calling for creating a preschool through community college system, expanded use of blended learning and year-round programs for at-risk students as part of a plan to reboot Michigan’s school funding system.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 5:38pm
The Board of Education’s goals this year focus on bridging the gaps.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 5:33pm
Taxpayers pour nearly $9 million a year into salaries for central office administrators in the Buffalo Public Schools – the very people deemed by the district’s distinguished educator to be largely responsible for the consistent failure of the system.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 5:29pm
The U.S. Department of Education says the Pennsylvania Education Department "acted prematurely" when it changed rules for how charter schools can meet academic-performance standards on the annual PSSA achievement test.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 5:26pm
The Missouri State Board of Education has voted to restore provisional accreditation for St. Louis Public Schools.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Tue, 10/16/2012 - 5:24pm
Tennessee education officials withheld $3.4 million from Nashville's school district after the city barred a charter school from opening in an affluent neighborhood, the culmination of a fight that has highlighted growing tension over the expansion of such schools.