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'Platooning' on the Rise in Early Grades

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 6:24pm
The practice of assigning teachers to subject-specific classes, long a staple of middle and high schools, is gaining ground at the elementary level.
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Cyber-Charter Applicants Face Tougher Times in Pa.

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 6:20pm
State education officials cite a litany of reasons for rejecting a recent group of applications, highlighting potential governance problems as a major concern.
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Common-Core Tensions Cause Union Heartburn

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 6:18pm
Teachers' unions find themselves navigating a tricky course on the Common Core State Standards amid concerns from some in the rank and file.
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Preventing Bullying With Emotional Intelligence

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 6:15pm
Anti-bullying programs that aren't tied to a greater understanding of emotions and their consequences are not effective, write Marc A. Brackett and Susan E. Rivers.
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Wis. Senate passes school accountability bill

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 4:17pm
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Mass. school districts fingerprinting workers

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 1:29pm
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Kan. House panel restores $16M for all-day K

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 1:29pm
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Board considers simplifying school grading

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 1:29pm
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House OKs homeless student data bill

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 8:59am
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Bills would expand program for private schools

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 8:49am
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'Transitional' Courses Catch On as College-Prep Strategy

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 8:34am
With many students entering college ill prepared to succeed, states and districts are increasingly offering transitional coursework for high schoolers who need extra help.
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High-Speed Broadband Access Is Critical to Success of All Students

Tue, 02/18/2014 - 8:30am
U.S. Reps. Jared Polis, D-Colo., and Chris Gibson, R-N.Y., write that it's time to expand and modernize the country's E-rate program to level the digital playing field for students.
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Okla. ed department reports enrollment spike

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 4:13pm
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House OKs bill to boost kindergarten readiness

Fri, 02/14/2014 - 4:13pm
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