Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Mon, 05/28/2012 - 4:18pm
The Defense Department school system is issuing laptops to students in select schools, hoping the pilot program will match the success of similar programs in state schools that have made steady gains in student achievement.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Mon, 05/28/2012 - 10:07am
Beachwood High School senior Scott Remer is excited about the possibility of meeting President Barack Obama when he is recognized as the first U.S. Presidential Scholar in BHS history June 16 in Washington, D.C.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Mon, 05/28/2012 - 8:44am
Are Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and the City Council doing their traditional budget dance?
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Mon, 05/28/2012 - 8:34am
Vermont has decided to drop its request to the U.S. Department of Education for flexibility in enacting key provisions of the No Child Left Behind law.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Mon, 05/28/2012 - 8:28am
When Greg Sumlin looks at the incoming kindergarten class at East Elementary School in Littleton, he sees a group of English learners who need immediate, intensive instruction — in small classes where teachers can give them individual attention.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 05/27/2012 - 5:18pm
Saying his first mission will be to counter “perceived deafness and distrust” of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools leadership, incoming Superintendent Heath Morrison Friday rolled out an entry plan that includes town hall meetings and school visits, along with a push to get digital technology into schools.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 05/27/2012 - 4:56pm
State funding for schools would drop nearly 4 percent under a measure a House committee approved today.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 05/27/2012 - 3:02pm
Amid the ceaseless and cacophonous debates about how to close the achievement gap, we’ve turned away from one tool that has been shown to work: school desegregation.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 3:51pm
More high school students are enrolling in math and science classes and seeking online learning opportunities. Fewer want or are able to find jobs while in school.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 3:46pm
State schools Superintendent Tommy Bice says he prefers that local superintendents keep their school year at 180 days, but he respects their right to make their own decisions on the matter, even if that means cutting days.