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.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/18/2014 - 3:24pm
After weeks of complaints from parents and national media coverage, leaders of the Salt Lake City School District board are launching an independent audit into why dozens of students had their cafeteria lunches thrown away last month.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/18/2014 - 3:21pm
The Orleans Parish School Board and state Recovery School District are finalizing a cooperative agreement spelling out who will handle various citywide education services and potentially shifting several functions to the local board.
Submitted by Ariana Fine on Tue, 02/18/2014 - 3:18pm
The Wake County Superior Court judge issued the ruling after allowing the Institute for Justice to intervene on behalf of two parents hoping to use the Opportunity Scholarships to send their children to private schools.