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New York Bans Electronic Cigarettes at Schools

7 hours 32 min ago
Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday signed legislation immediately banning the use of e-cigarettes at all public and private schools statewide.
Categories: Education

What Has Betsy DeVos Actually Done After Nearly Six Months in Office?

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 20:08
The U.S. secretary of education is finding little traction on school choice, key personnel, or in using her megaphone to broaden the administration's K-12 audience.
Categories: Education

Illinois Governor Calls Another Special Session on Education

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 13:28
Gov. Bruce Rauner issued the summons for lawmakers to return to the Capitol beginning Wednesday after he held a news conference in Chicago to accuse Democrats who control the General Assembly of holding school children "hostage" to their political agenda
Categories: Education

Trump Budget Endangers STEM Learning

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 21:10
Cutting funding for out-of-school STEM enrichment programs will put some students further behind, writes funding expert Ron Ottinger of STEM Next.
Categories: Education

R.I. Schools Can Now Make Up Snow Days with At-Home Lessons

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 21:00
School districts in Rhode Island can now make up lost time on snow days by assigning students school work at home.
Categories: Education