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ACLU takes legal action in bus drivers' strike

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 19:21
Categories: Education

Vacant Office Parks Are Being Repurposed as Schools

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 12:34
Colleges and school districts willing to think beyond traditional school settings are retrofitting office space to help them deal with growing enrollments and a scarcity of land in urban and suburban areas.
Categories: Education

Feds Probing Transgender Policy, Alleged Assault

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 20:00
The Education Department's office for civil rights will investigate whether a Georgia elementary school's policy for transgender students contributed to the alleged assault of a girl.
Categories: Education

Education Department Gets Small Funding Hike

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 20:00
Not adjusting for inflation, the $71.5 billion budget is the largest-ever appropriation from Congress for the Education Department.
Categories: Education

State ESSA Plans Fall Short on Spec. Ed., Advocates Say

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 20:00
The National Center for Learning Disabilities cites shortcomings in how states plan to hold schools and districts accountable and support them in meeting the needs of students with disabilities.
Categories: Education

DeVos Takes Message on Southern Road Trip

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 19:59
A rural high school where advanced students learn from Ivy League professors—remotely. A charter school for aspiring Marines. A space flight center. Those are places that U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos chose to highlight on her second back-to-school road trip.
Categories: Education

Public School Students Need to Study Religion

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 19:59
Religion should be taught in school, just not in the ways you might think, argues the Religious Literacy Project’s Diane L. Moore.
Categories: Education

The Teen Brain: How Schools Can Help Students Manage Emotions and Make Better Decisions

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 19:58
Cognitive and neuroscience research points ways schools can help leverage teenagers’ strengths in this unique developmental period when they’re learning to regulate emotions and make good decisions.
Categories: Education

Wichita school warns students about 'happy crack'

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 19:28
Categories: Education

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