Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 2:50pm
The Quincy School Board Finance Committee heard of some changes to the School District’s budget, which is scheduled to be voted on next week.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 2:49pm
The Beaufort mother who has petitioned the Beaufort County School District to put cameras on school buses says she will now look to the courts to keep her children from being bullied.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 2:44pm
Less than a third of Clark County schools made the grade under No Child Left Behind in the 2011-12 academic year, marking a new low for the country's fifth-largest district.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 2:42pm
Placing students in the "least restrictive environment" while still providing them necessary assistance is chief, officials from both the Cedar Grove and Verona school districts said.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 2:39pm
With new federal guidelines dictating what is served at school cafeterias during lunch time, school districts all over the country have reworked their menus to accommodate the new rules.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 2:27pm
A southern California school district serving more than 17,000 students and 1,000 educators across 28 campuses is beefing up its wireless network.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 2:24pm
Despite a teachers strike, Lake Forest High School opened Monday with certified teachers, non-certified teacher assistants and community volunteers.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 09/17/2012 - 4:42pm
The Philadelphia School Reform Commission moved Monday to borrow $300 million to bridge a massive deficit, emphasizing the bond deal will probably be the district's last for several years. In a brief, sober meeting, the commission approved a tough five-year financial plan for the district as a prelude to the bond sale to cover a deficit of more than $200 million in the current $2.5 billion budget, as well as a shortfall anticipated in the fiscal year that begins next July 1.
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 09/17/2012 - 4:37pm
After a full day of discussions about public education among a select group of establishment educators and allied think-tank types, the best recommendation they could all come up with is the need for more “effective teachers.”
Submitted by Lynn Russo Whylly on Mon, 09/17/2012 - 4:30pm
More than 100 Royse City eighth grade science students will participate in a technology lending program soon, thanks to a $100,000 grant awarded recently to the Royse City Independent School District. State grant funds will be used to purchase Intel Classmate Touch Netbooks for a teacher and approximately 115 students.