As prominent University of Virginia alumni lobby candidates for Virginia governor to involve the university community in selecting members for the Board of Visitors, a leader of the movement has donated $50,000 to Terry McAuliffe’s campaign for governor.Read full article >>
Under the supervision of a federal court, Louisiana has agreed to supply the Justice Department with data about its controversial school voucher program and to analyze whether the vouchers are re-segregating schools that are under federal orders to achieve a balance between white and black students.Read full article >>
School board members in Montgomery County posed questions Monday about two new district efforts to improve performance on high school math exams, asking about plans to do additional student surveys, help individual students and fix underlying problems.Read full article >>
Most of the 40 people who attended the parents’ forum at Largo High School on Monday night are trying to take a more active role in their children’s education.
Then there were Emma and Harry Andrews.
The couple’s three children graduated from the county schools. And the last of their five grandchildren graduated about six years ago.Read full article >>