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WQOW Eau Claire
State aid estimates released for local school districtshalf of the school districts in Wisconsin are expected to see a bump in state a
State aid estimates released for local school districts
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 24 minutes ago
half of the school districts in Wisconsin are expected to see a bump in state aid next school year. That's according to the Department of Public Instruction which released aid estimates on Friday. We've learned the Eau Claire, Altoona and Chippewa... Read more
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News 8000
Most Wisconsin school districts to see aid increaseMost public schools in Wisconsin will get more state aid for next school year.
Most Wisconsin school districts to see aid increase
News 8000 / Posted 5 hours ago
Most public schools in Wisconsin will get more state aid for next school year. The state Department of Public Instruction released new figures Friday showing that 61 percent of schools will see an increase. That is 260 out of 424 districts. Aid... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Most Wisconsin school districts to see aid increaseMost public schools in Wisconsin will get more state aid for next school year.
Most Wisconsin school districts to see aid increase
WAOW Wausau / Posted 5 hours ago
Most public schools in Wisconsin will get more state aid for next school year. The state Department of Public Instruction released new figures Friday showing that 61 percent of schools will see an increase. That is 260 out of 424 districts. Aid... Read more
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The News & Observer
Mom who fought Wake County to protect son files for school boardwent to the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights. ABC11 repor
Mom who fought Wake County to protect son files for school board
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
went to the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights. ABC11 reported that it resulted in the state Department of Public Instruction sending a letter to the school district directing it to “develop an appropriate program for... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Achievement School District clears General Assembly93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more t
Achievement School District clears General Assembly
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more than one subject, according to North Carolina Department of Public Instruction data. Beginning in the 2017-2018 school year, the proposal would allow a State Board of... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC lawmakers shelve changes to year-round schools for noware not a dead issue. Hobbs is trying to get lawmakers to modify the school cal
NC lawmakers shelve changes to year-round schools for now
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
are not a dead issue. Hobbs is trying to get lawmakers to modify the school calendar law to match the definition the state Department of Public Instruction previously used that said year-round schools are multi-track. But with lawmakers trying to... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
28 Wisconsin private schools to offer special needs vouchersin Wisconsin have registered to offer vouchers for students with special needs
28 Wisconsin private schools to offer special needs vouchers
WAOW Wausau / Posted 3 days ago
in Wisconsin have registered to offer vouchers for students with special needs in the first year of the program. The state Department of Public Instruction released the list of schools on Monday. Most are in the Milwaukee area, with 15 in the... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC families worried they could lose year-round school calendarthe calendar law doesn’t define what are considered year-round or modified-cale
NC families worried they could lose year-round school calendar
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
the calendar law doesn’t define what are considered year-round or modified-calendar schools. As late as 2010, the state Department of Public Instruction defined year-round schools as multi-track and modified-calendar schools as having one track.... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
As autism increases, leaders explore education optionspopulation - and in the number of students in need of special services - is app
As autism increases, leaders explore education options
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
population - and in the number of students in need of special services - is apparent not only in numbers from the state Department of Public Instruction but in the Lakeland area. Statewide, in 1992-93, for example, 203 students with autism... Read more
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News 8000
Act 10 saved Wisconsin taxpayers $5 billionLaw and Liberty," this helped save state taxpayers about $5 billion. The study
Act 10 saved Wisconsin taxpayers $5 billion
News 8000 / Posted 8 days ago
Law and Liberty," this helped save state taxpayers about $5 billion. The study also looked at numbers from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction and federal Department of Education and found teacher salaries fell by an average of about... Read more
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The Hindu
Over 28,000 RTE quota seats remain vacantallotted to them were not their first preference. “Although the last date for
Over 28,000 RTE quota seats remain vacant
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
allotted to them were not their first preference. “Although the last date for admissions is over, we still have to analyse if there is a need to extend the last date under the second round,” an official in the Department of Public Instruction... Read more
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The News & Observer
School leasing for poor districts prompts warnings from N.C. treasurermoney it would have spent on school personnel to help pay the lease. Phillip P
School leasing for poor districts prompts warnings from N.C. treasurer
The News & Observer / Posted 12 days ago
money it would have spent on school personnel to help pay the lease. Phillip Price, chief financial officer at the state Department of Public Instruction, said DPI had concerns about that part of the bill because the state wouldn’t know how much... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
In Minnesota, an innovative autism school soarswhose educational needs exceed $30,000 per student. This year, the aid totaled
In Minnesota, an innovative autism school soars
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
whose educational needs exceed $30,000 per student. This year, the aid totaled $5.7 million for 951 students, the state Department of Public Instruction reported. Eligible costs are 70 percent of an individual student's actual, additional costs... Read more
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Kenosha News
Kenosha Unified awaits results of behavior initiativeCenter, a collaboration between the Cooperative Educational Service Agency, a s
Kenosha Unified awaits results of behavior initiative
Kenosha News / Posted 14 days ago
Center, a collaboration between the Cooperative Educational Service Agency, a statewide network, and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. The center provides professional development and technical assistance to help schools... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Experts warn of murky results from charter-driven schools93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more t
Experts warn of murky results from charter-driven schools
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more than one subject, according to North Carolina Department of Public Instruction data. The bill's supporters say rural locations and limited resources trap students at... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Experts warn of murky results from charter-driven schools93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more t
Experts warn of murky results from charter-driven schools
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more than one subject, according to North Carolina Department of Public Instruction data. The bill's supporters say rural locations and limited resources trap students at... Read more
7 related stories
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ABC News
Experts Warn of Murky Results From Charter-Driven Schools93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more t
Experts Warn of Murky Results From Charter-Driven Schools
ABC News / Posted 14 days ago
93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more than one subject, according to North Carolina Department of Public Instruction data. The bill's supporters say rural locations and limited resources trap students at... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Some NC elementary schools could be turned over to charters93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more t
Some NC elementary schools could be turned over to charters
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 14 days ago
93 schools had less than 5 percent of students testing at grade level in more than one subject, according to North Carolina Department of Public Instruction data. The bill's supporters say rural locations and limited resources trap students at... Read more
7 related stories
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The Wilmington Star-News
Proposed year-round school definition causes concernsNew Hanover County. The interpretation of the definition, he said, was that sc
Proposed year-round school definition causes concerns
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
New Hanover County. The interpretation of the definition, he said, was that schools already given an exception by the N.C. Department of Public Instruction to follow a year-round calendar would be grandfathered in and would continue to... Read more
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The Hindu
Bengaluru schools dodging the RTE quota25 per cent of seats to students who from poor socio-economic backgrounds. This
Bengaluru schools dodging the RTE quota
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
25 per cent of seats to students who from poor socio-economic backgrounds. This adds up to 48 seats. Last week, the Department of Public Instruction (DPI) issued notices to the managements of several private schools and threatened to... Read more
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News 8000
Department of Public Instruction denied legal helpThe Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction is currently without legal repre
Department of Public Instruction denied legal help
News 8000 / Posted 15 days ago
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction is currently without legal representation in a federal lawsuit over providing transportation to a religious school in Washington County. Gov. Scott Walker has rejected a request to allow the agency to... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Department of Public Instruction denied legal helpThe Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction is currently without legal repre
Department of Public Instruction denied legal help
WAOW Wausau / Posted 15 days ago
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction is currently without legal representation in a federal lawsuit over providing transportation to a religious school in Washington County. Gov. Scott Walker has rejected a request to allow the agency to... Read more
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The Hill
Advocates: School meal budgets could lose millions under GOP planschool nutrition programs are already experiencing,” Lynn Harvey, chief of Scho
Advocates: School meal budgets could lose millions under GOP plan
The Hill / Posted 16 days ago
school nutrition programs are already experiencing,” Lynn Harvey, chief of School Nutrition Services for the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, said in a statement. “Under the proposed block grant, we would lose another $24 million... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
HHS construction: Group lobbies for alternative planthat adding that capacity could add more than $10 million to the project budget
HHS construction: Group lobbies for alternative plan
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
that adding that capacity could add more than $10 million to the project budget.

The initial plan follows state Department of Public Instruction standards — an 800-seat gym big enough to house the entire student body, and an auditorium... Read more

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Hindustantimes.com
From Delhi to Bengaluru, parents across India up in arms over school fee hikesvice-president Selvaraj says. Karnataka, like several other states, has not fi
From Delhi to Bengaluru, parents across India up in arms over school fee hikes
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
vice-president Selvaraj says. Karnataka, like several other states, has not fixed any fee limit for schools. In 2014, the department of public instruction drafted a policy to fix the fee per student in Bengaluru schools. But the draft reportedly... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Trauma-sensitive schoolsthat provides professional development and technical assistance to schools, par
Trauma-sensitive schools
Minot Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
that provides professional development and technical assistance to schools, partnered with PATH and the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction to bring the training to Minot. Another training will be offered in Minot and Fargo later... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Topics - StarNews Lifetime Achievement Awardsincluding the Defense Department and IRS and to our local community; and Carter
Topics - StarNews Lifetime Achievement Awards
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
including the Defense Department and IRS and to our local community; and Carter Woodson Newsome for his lasting mark as an educator with local schools including Williston Industrial High School and with the state Department of Public Inst... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Central School continues tradition with 21st annual flower gardenService Program (SFSP), which is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (
Central School continues tradition with 21st annual flower garden
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Service Program (SFSP), which is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and is administered by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, provides nutritious meals to children during the summer, when free and reduced-price school... Read more
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The Hindu
Despite HC order, schools refuse to admit studentsthe school premises if the revised fees was not paid. Following this, the scho
Despite HC order, schools refuse to admit students
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
the school premises if the revised fees was not paid. Following this, the school managements gave an undertaking to the Department of Public Instruction that they would admit students, but they did not keep their promise. Making matters worse,... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC lawmakers meddling in math – againcommission to review the standards recommended more research before implementin
NC lawmakers meddling in math – again
The News & Observer / Posted 24 days ago
commission to review the standards recommended more research before implementing another set of courses. Additionally, the Department of Public Instruction and the State Board of Education completed a standards revision process, including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Culture Director Appeals for Artifacts to Upgrade National MuseumLiberia's 18th President, Dr. William V.S. Tubman. He added that it was partly
Culture Director Appeals for Artifacts to Upgrade National Museum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Liberia's 18th President, Dr. William V.S. Tubman. He added that it was partly funded by UNESCO in coordination with the Department of Public Instruction (now the Ministry of Education), noting that its primary goal was to obtain, preserve and... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Wisconsin joins federal lawsuit against Obama's transgender policieslatest power grab, which will have a significant impact on Wisconsin, particula
Wisconsin joins federal lawsuit against Obama's transgender policies
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
latest power grab, which will have a significant impact on Wisconsin, particularly at the University of Wisconsin and Department of Public Instruction." The lawsuitSchimel said the new policy conflicts with the plain language of Title IX, and... Read more
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The Hindu
Karnataka Government employees observe one-day strikein salaries of state government and union government employees. Belagavi Seve
Karnataka Government employees observe one-day strike
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
in salaries of state government and union government employees. Belagavi Several offices, including the office of the Department of Public Instruction, wore a deserted look. The striking employees gathered outside their respective offices and... Read more
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The Hindu
Karnataka Government employees observe one-day strikein salaries of state government and union government employees. Belagavi Seve
Karnataka Government employees observe one-day strike
The Hindu / Posted 29 days ago
in salaries of state government and union government employees. Belagavi Several offices, including the office of the Department of Public Instruction, wore a deserted look. The striking employees gathered outside their respective offices and... Read more
2 related stories
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The News & Observer
State education board, legislators collide over mathstate board moved ahead with its review of the proposed math changes and a deta
State education board, legislators collide over math
The News & Observer / Posted 30 days ago
state board moved ahead with its review of the proposed math changes and a detailed implementation plan the state Department of Public Instruction prepared. The revised courses would begin next fall. The bill won’t change the state... Read more
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The Hindu
School in Raj Bhavan sees decline in number of studentsThe Department of Public Instruction (DPI) decided to close the school on Raj B
School in Raj Bhavan sees decline in number of students
The Hindu / Posted a month ago
The Department of Public Instruction (DPI) decided to close the school on Raj Bhavan premises following a communication last year from the Governor’s secretariat to the Education Department that the student strength is declining and sought its... Read more

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