A Missouri House committee has advanced legislation that would block the state from implementing new education standards.
MONTGOMERY, Alabama ---The education budget approved by the Alabama Senate on Thursday would prohibit K-12 public schools from expanding their use of Common Core curriculum standards.
Turnaround for Children aims to improve low-performing schools by addressing the effects of poverty both inside and outside the classroom. This year the organization is working in five DCPS schools and hopes that the school system will incorporate its approach…
Officials at a Northern California high school acted appropriately when they ordered students wearing American flag T-shirts to turn the garments inside out during the Mexican independence celebration Cinco de Mayo, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday.
About one-third of states throughout the country are expected to have at least 5 percent fewer high school graduates in the 2022-23 school year, according to new data released by the National Center for Education Statistics.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate and Madison School Board member Mary Burke on Wednesday blasted Republican-backed legislation to replace the Common Core State Standards, saying the plan would waste the “precious resources” that school districts have already spent building a curriculum around…
A proposed change in Virginia’s preschool funding formula could leave Arlington County with about 50 fewer state-funded slots, if the House of Delegates and Senate don’t agree on a fix in the coming days.
The South Carolina Senate Education Subcommittee on Wednesday approved an amended bill that would keep the Common Core State Standards but would pull the state out of the Smarter Balanced assessments.
If school districts like Pottsgrove, Pottstown and Spring-Ford hope for more money in the coming year, their leaders are going to have to jump through hoops to get at it.
State officials have said repeatedly this winter there aren’t any plans by the state Board of Education to adopt additional Common Core standards or any other multi-state standards for South Dakota schools
Teachers and education employees would receive a 1 percent bonus instead of the 2 percent raise Gov. Robert Bentley’s budget recommended if a budget approved by a Senate committee Wednesday is passed by the Legislature.
At a table strewn with papers, four eighth-grade boys with gelled hair and flashy sneakers comb through lyrics, discussing everything from girls to grammar. Only one remains silent, nodding lazily.
Central Kitsap School District is asking district residents to sign a petition urging that the federal government restore its Heavy Impact Aid.
The Georgia Senate took the first step to withdraw from the controversial national education standards known as “Common Core,” passing legislation that would return more control of school curriculum to local authorities.
With a group of parents and some teachers threatening to boycott a state assessment test students are supposed to be given starting Monday, Chicago Public Schools warned principals that employees could face disciplinary action if they interfere with the testing…