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The formal push by four school districts to boost state funding for new standardized tests could muddy rollout of California’s common-core assessments.
State lawmakers and school district officials are again wrestling with questions about schools' authority to access and monitor students' social-media accounts.
People looking to curb the behavioral-modification practices, including advocates for those with disabilities, are finding fertile ground among state lawmakers.
When it comes to choosing print and online resources for schools, states are increasingly putting more of the authority in the hands of districts.
The president wants a 7 percent hike in funding for the U.S. Department of Education, but a GOP-controlled Congress has pledged to keep a tight rein on spending.
The reauthorization of the ESEA must require annual testing so states can help struggling school districts, argues Karen Hawley Miles.
Garden-based learning supports many different learning styles, says Jane Hirschi, who urges teachers to lead the movement.
Title I and the federal role in K-12 are among the top issues as a revision of the No Child Left Behind Act passes the House education committee.
The proposal, if approved Feb. 26, would for the first time regulate broadband firms that provide high-speed Internet service as though they were public utilities.
A Connecticut commission that's been reviewing the deadly Newtown school shooting for two years agreed Friday to send its final recommendations to Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, hoping the proposals for addressing school safety, gun violence, and mental health will be heeded nationwide.