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First-ever computer science funding available to 765 schools

Building on his commitment to prepare students to use computers and technology in their careers, Gov. Tom Wolf on Thursday announced $8.7 million in targeted grants to expand computer science classes and teacher training at 765 schools across the commonwealth.…

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Teach kids about climate change? This state might require it

A legislative proposal in Connecticut would mandate instruction on climate change in public schools statewide, beginning in elementary school. Connecticut already has adopted science standards that call for teaching of climate change, but if the bill passes it is believed…

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Ruling May Make It Easier to Sue Test Makers

A New Jersey judge has found that the binding arbitration requirement everyone who takes the ACT must sign is "unconscionable" and may not be enforced in the case of a student suing the testing organization. While the ruling currently applies…

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