School Administration

Council Bluffs, southwest Iowa school closings, late starts announced

The forecasts of extreme cold for Tuesday have led some school districts across southwest Iowa to cancel classes or set two hour late starts. We will …

Weather

US school segregation has gotten worse over the past three decades

In 1960, Martin Luther King Jr. remarked on the dismal state of school integration. By that time, the US Supreme Court had already declared segregation unconstitutional in its seminal Brown vs. Board of Education decision, yet only a sliver of black students was sharing classrooms with white …

Education

Capistrano school district and teacher reach tentative accord

After more than a year-and-a-half of often contentious negotiations with its teachers union, the Capistrano Unified School District announced Friday …

Education

Under McAuliffe, an emphasis on science and technology education

When Terry McAuliffe entered office as Virginia’s governor four years ago, expectations for high school students were outdated, he said. Schoolchildren were credited for “seat time,” not how well equipped they were to enter the workforce.<p>So his administration set out to create opportunities and …

Education

How diverse are Kings and Mason schools? More than most.

The mostly white suburban Cincinnati schools took heat for racist jerseys and offensive comments, but they have growing minority populations

Education

All school bus service has been cancelled

It’s going to be wet and slippery today.<p>School boards in the region aren’t taking any chances and have cancelled school bus service.<p>All school bus …

Middletown Board Of Education Meeting Jan. 16

The next Middletown Board of Ed. meeting will be next Tuesday, Jan. 16 followed by the finance meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 17.<p>MIDDLETOWN, NJ — NOTICE …

New York City

School districts cancel classes ahead of Thursday’s freezing rain, sleet, snow forecast

Several school districts in the metro area have already called off school ahead of Thursday’s inclement weather forecast.<p>See if your child’s district …

Weather

Teacher arrested after speaking out at school board meeting

Pfizer plans to end research for new drugs to fight Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.

Alzheimer's Disease

Vancouver teacher suspended after student passes out from headlock

A Vancouver teacher has been suspended after putting a female student in a headlock in gym class, causing her to pass out.<p>According to documents from …

Schools

Teacher forcibly removed, arrested at school board meeting

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Deputy Injured During Struggle with Suspect at Alpine School District

Share This Article:<p>A deputy responding Wednesday to a burglar alarm at a school district building in the Cuyamaca Mountains community of Alpine …

San Diego

Parents, students and educators weigh in on the future of Hartford schools

HARTFORD – A passionate crowd addressed the Hartford Board of Education ahead of a decision to restructure public schools.Parents, educators, and …

Education

Milford Schools Budget Proposal: Here's What You Need To Know

Milford Superintendent of Schools Elizabeth Feser recently unveiled her budget proposal for 2018-19.<p>MILFORD, CT — Another year, another bare bones …

Hartford

Teacher Confronts School Board About Superintendent’s Big Raise — She Gets Dragged Away in Cuffs

She had gone years without a raise, so she wanted to know why the superintendent was getting one. But her questions weren’t received well.<p>On Monday, …

Conservative View

School administrator staffing review

Reforms to the funding formula for school administration staff will come into effect in Term 1 this year, after the state government conducted a …

Education

Craig Stallings Says He Acted As a Parent, Not School Board Chair, in Harassment Complaint

Responding to a harassment complaint filed by the principal of Capital Preparatory Magnet School, Hartford School Board Chairman Craig Stallings …

Education

Progressive millennials win Kansas races: “People write off flyover states as red”

After young progressives win local races in Kansas, there are hints of change in a red state<p>In recent months, political elections in Alabama and Virginia have captured major media attention. But as the nation’s focus has been on these contested and explosive elections, two Kansas public servants …

U.S. Politics

Free tampons for girls, an end to ‘meal shaming’ — and more in new state laws affecting schools

While national attention was focused in 2017 on the first year of the Trump administration, state legislatures around the country were busy, passing more than 21,000 new laws, according to the National Conference on State Legislatures. Some of those affect public schools, as does actions taken by …

Education

Charter schools not on the menu this legislative session

CHARLESTON - West Virginia legislators are putting the charter school debate back on the shelf for the upcoming session, Monongalia County Del. Joe …

Education

LAUSD chief Michelle King to retire, won't return from medical leave, sources say

Los Angeles Unified School District Supt. Michelle King, whose four-month medical leave left a leadership gap at a school system facing challenges on numerous fronts, won’t return to her position and plans to retire later this year, sources said Friday.<p>King’s move will allow the new Board of …

Education

Glastonbury Superintendent Proposes $105.7 Million Spending Plan For 2018-19 School Year

Superintendent Alan B. Bookman presented a $105.7 million spending plan for 2018-19 and voters will get a chance to comment on he plan Monday …

Glastonbury

Wayne Board Of Education Reorganization Meeting Rescheduled

The meeting was going to be held Thursday night.<p>WAYNE, NJ — The Board of Education's annual reorganization meeting scheduled for tonight has been …

New York City

State Board of Education questions small pool of applicants for Innovative School District

ISD Superintendent Eric Hall<p>State Board of Education members say they’re concerned just two applicants are in the running for a contract in North …

Education

Camera found hidden inside SC school bathroom; employee arrested, police say

An employee at a middle school in South Carolina has been arrested after a young girl found a video camera in the school restroom, according to York …

Crime

Greitens’ board of education appointees on hold

The search for a new state commissioner of education – after the predecessor’s controversial firing – has been put on hold after Governor Eric …

African-American News

Guilford Needs To Make Call on Later School Start Times

Guilford Officials say Budget Considerations and Bus Schedules Mean Decision Needs to be Made Soon<p>GUILFORD, CT - If the school system is serious …

Hartford

Greenwich Public Schools Announces Decision On Thursday Classes

Snow is forecast for Thursday, Jan. 4.<p><b>From Greenwich Public Schools:</b> GREENWICH, CT — All Greenwich Public Schools will be closed on Thursday January …

New York City

Lakewood Schools Closed Thursday; School Board Meeting Postponed

The reorganization meeting has been rescheduled.<p>LAKEWOOD, NJ — The Lakewood Public Schools will be closed on Thursday, Jan. 4, due to the impending …

New York City

Deadline To Apply For Open Bernards Twp. BOE Seat Is Approaching

There is a vacancy on the Board of Education and the deadline to apply to fill that spot is 4 p.m. on Jan. 10.<p>BASKING RIDGE, NJ — There is a vacancy …

New York City