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Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Tuesday signed into law a measure requiring all public high schools to offer computer science courses, handing the first pen he used to the 12-year-old granddaughter he says inspired the initiative.
The case before the high court asks whether teachers' duty to report suspected child abuse makes them adjuncts of law enforcement when it comes to prosecution.
Education savings accounts—which allow parents to use public funds to customize schooling for their children—are the newest frontier in school choice.
The National Education Association and the American Federation of Teachers step up lobbying efforts, targeting lawmakers in their districts.
The U.S. Supreme Court to hear the latest challenge to the Affordable Care Act, involving subsidies to those in states without their own health-care insurance marketplaces.
Even some of the most ardent supporters of the standards say the ones developed for the upper grades have weaknesses and should be revisited.