Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 1:03pm
The Connecticut capitol’s schools and libraries formed a partnership aimed at allowing students to take fuller advantage of library resources through programs tailored to the families served by each school.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Thu, 02/20/2014 - 11:54am
A state audit that uncovered sloppy paperwork at several Broward schools could force the district to absorb a $1.7 million budget penalty – even though charter schools had the most serious audit findings.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 02/19/2014 - 11:04pm
The Ohio House passed a bill waiving up to four extra calamity days for students, but requiring teachers to do professional development work on two of those days. The bill will be considered next by the Ohio Senate.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 02/19/2014 - 4:25pm
Using a program called “Mind in the Making,” children will be taught the “seven life skills every child needs to be successful.” Those skills include focus and self-control, critical thinking, taking on challenges and communicating.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 02/19/2014 - 4:20pm
The state’s DoE has certified three schools in five locations as world language immersion schools, including two Baton Rouge schools, Westdale Middle School and the Baton Rouge Foreign Language Academic Immersion Magnet.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Wed, 02/19/2014 - 1:53pm
State Superintendent of Schools Lillian Lowery told lawmakers that she supports legislation that would delay evaluating teachers on new Common Core student assessments for two years until the 2016-2017 school year.