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High Court Denies Case on Science Standards

November 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear the appeal of a group of Kansas parents and students who object on religious grounds to the state's adoption of the Next Generation Science Standards.
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Texas Curbs Spec. Ed. Enrollment Benchmark

November 29, 2016 - 4:58pm
The Texas Education Agency has told schools that they must provide services to all eligible students with disabilities and that they won't be penalized for serving too many children, after the U.S. Department of Education ordered the state agency to end an 8.5 percent benchmark on special education enrollment.
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N.J. Proposal Would Boost Superintendents' Pay Cap

November 29, 2016 - 4:58pm
The New Jersey Department of Education is considering loosening the cap on superintendents' salaries by increasing the amount they could be paid annually.
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Immigrant Daughter Lands at 'Dream' School

November 29, 2016 - 4:56pm
Education Week checks back with Ayat Husseini, a student whose parents were reluctant to to let her leave home to attend her first-choice college.
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Teachers' Moral Imperative to Challenge Political Hatred

November 29, 2016 - 4:56pm
Calling politicians out on their bigotry isn't a matter of bringing politics into the classroom, writes teacher Lucas Jacob.
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A Blueprint for Successful Arts Education

November 29, 2016 - 4:56pm
New partnerships and investments in young people's creative capital can rejuvenate arts education, writes EdVestors CEO Laura Perille.
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Alaska Is Failing Its Indigenous Students

November 29, 2016 - 4:56pm
To improve the graduation odds of Alaska Native students, some key schooling changes are required, writes Evon Peter of the University of Alaska Fairbanks.
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Details Awaited on Trump Team's Early-Ed. Path

November 29, 2016 - 4:46pm
Making child care more affordable was one of a handful of education policy positions that President-elect Donald Trump tackled on the campaign trail.
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Higher Standards Urged for Teacher-Prep Programs

November 29, 2016 - 4:43pm
Most education schools are already meeting higher-than-required standards on GPAs and testing, says a report from the National Council on Teacher Quality.
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Charter school founder accused of money laundering

November 29, 2016 - 12:20pm
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Maine high school picks deaf student to be mascot

November 29, 2016 - 7:55am
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