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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR panel told task is blurry"specific potential collaborations," until the group, state Education Commissio
LR panel told task is blurry
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 hours ago
"specific potential collaborations," until the group, state Education Commissioner Johnny Key, Gov. Asa Hutchinson and the state Board of Education "have clearly articulated the policies which drive their decisions." Kurrus referred in his letter... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The week's essential stories: What you need to know June 26border, saying the company failed to properly maintain its track. Gov. Kate Br
The week's essential stories: What you need to know June 26
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
border, saying the company failed to properly maintain its track. Gov. Kate Brown announced Tuesday that the State Board of Education will take steps to require every district to develop plans for radon and lead tests in their... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri to allow rating systems for preschoolthe current testing requirements. A+ School The revision to the program will
Missouri to allow rating systems for preschool
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
the current testing requirements. A+ School The revision to the program will allow nonpublic high schools to apply to the State Board of Education to be certified as an A+ School, if the school meets the requirements. Students who are eligible... Read more
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Orange County Register
Surf City's new charter schoolwebsite of the Orange County Department of Education. Of those, 14 have been au
Surf City's new charter school
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
website of the Orange County Department of Education. Of those, 14 have been authorized by local school boards, one by the state Board of Education and the other 12 by the county board. Charters were a major policy issue in the recent races for... Read more
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Daily Press
A raft of new state laws take effect Fridayyear. Miller's Senate Bill 336 and its counterpart, House Bill 895, will rewrit
A raft of new state laws take effect Friday
Daily Press / Posted yesterday
year. Miller's Senate Bill 336 and its counterpart, House Bill 895, will rewrite high school graduation requirements. The state Board of Education is supposed to have those ready for the 2018-19 school year. Guns: In exchange for McAuliffe's... Read more
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The News & Observer
State takeover of 5 schools advances in NC legislaturebill would put five struggling elementary schools into an Achievement School Di
State takeover of 5 schools advances in NC legislature
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
bill would put five struggling elementary schools into an Achievement School District that a superintendent hired by the State Board of Education would oversee. Charter operators would be recruited to run those schools, which would likely be... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Summer lunch funding cut for low-income studentsSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Illinois State Board of Education has bad news for stu
Summer lunch funding cut for low-income students
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 2 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Illinois State Board of Education has bad news for students who depend on free lunches during summer months. Because of the budget impasse, the board can no longer give money to community partners that run their summer meal... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas city council votes to oust library catboard orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of
Texas city council votes to oust library cat
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Ducey 'Next Step' Watch: Day 36. Revenue-Neutral Noodlingto listen to and which to ignore. Five members represent charter schools, inclu
Ducey 'Next Step' Watch: Day 36. Revenue-Neutral Noodling
Tucson Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
to listen to and which to ignore. Five members represent charter schools, including Greg Miller, the President of the State Board of Education who founded Challenge Charter School, and Kathy Senseman, President of the State Board of Charter... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
SEC: Texas CEO used funds on strip clubs, private jetsboard orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of
SEC: Texas CEO used funds on strip clubs, private jets
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Former Princeton student won't be prosecuted in dorm caseboard orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of
Former Princeton student won't be prosecuted in dorm case
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
United Airlines, flight attendants' union agree on contractboard orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of
United Airlines, flight attendants' union agree on contract
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The... Read more
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Arkansas Times
A modest proposal for charter schoolsthem. A year later, after watching charter schools spread in Little Rock, Bake
A modest proposal for charter schools
Arkansas Times / Posted 2 days ago
them. A year later, after watching charter schools spread in Little Rock, Baker Kurrus took a moral stand before the state Board of Education in opposition to charter school expansion. Kurrus pointed out what everyone knows — charter schools... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Panel wants investigation of fetal tissue transfers to UNMboard orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of
Panel wants investigation of fetal tissue transfers to UNM
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Health insurer's limit on insulin pumps worries patientsboard orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of
Health insurer's limit on insulin pumps worries patients
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Man gets 20 years in Aztec for deadly 2012 shootingboard orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of
Man gets 20 years in Aztec for deadly 2012 shooting
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
State board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolGRANT, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closu
State board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
GRANT, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The board voted Thursday in support of a mandatory annexation of the district in Choctaw County in... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Heavy rainfall prompts closure of northern Oklahoma highwayboard orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of
Heavy rainfall prompts closure of northern Oklahoma highway
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolState board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
State board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma schoolGRANT, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closu
State board orders closure of southeast Oklahoma school
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
GRANT, Okla. (AP) - The Oklahoma State Board of Education has ordered the closure of the Grant-Goodland School District because of financial problems. The board voted Thursday in support of a mandatory annexation of the district in Choctaw County in... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
Coventry BOE says �no� to new tax levyby the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) and presented with the Momentum Award
Coventry BOE says �no� to new tax levy
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 2 days ago
by the Ohio Department of Education (ODE) and presented with the Momentum Award. He said the award is presented by the State Board of Education to recognize schools for exceeding expectations in student growth for the year. Schools must earn... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
OK Lobbying Group Files Complaint Against Proposed Penny Sales Taxplagued by budget cuts, Oklahoma City Public Schools announced they're making c
OK Lobbying Group Files Complaint Against Proposed Penny Sales Tax
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 3 days ago
plagued by budget cuts, Oklahoma City Public Schools announced they're making changes to several schools in the district. State Board Of Education Approves Nearly $39M In Cuts To Public School Activities FundState Board Of Education Approves... Read more
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Deseret News
Interim education chief Syndee Dickson appointed as state superintendentOffice of Education as the state superintendent of public instruction. The dec
Interim education chief Syndee Dickson appointed as state superintendent
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
Office of Education as the state superintendent of public instruction. The decision came in a unanimous vote by the Utah State Board of Education after final interviews with Dickson and Alpine School District educator Taran Chun, the other... Read more
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The Mercury News
California Virtual Academies' attendance, enrollment records to be audited by state Controlleruse of public money, a disregard for sound educational practices or repeated fa
California Virtual Academies' attendance, enrollment records to be audited by state Controller
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
use of public money, a disregard for sound educational practices or repeated failure to improve student test scores the State Board of Education, may -- based on a recommendation from Torlakson -- vote to revoke the schools' charters. "The goal... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
UI does not have OK for booze while tailgatingThe Idaho State Board of Education says the University of Idaho does not have p
UI does not have OK for booze while tailgating
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
The Idaho State Board of Education says the University of Idaho does not have permission to allow alcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for years. Board president Emma Atchley tells the Lewiston Tribune that current... Read more
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KIVI Boise
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgatingMOSCOW, Idaho (AP) -- The Idaho State Board of Education says the University of
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgating
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 days ago
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) -- The Idaho State Board of Education says the University of Idaho does not have permission to allow alcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for years. Board president Emma Atchley tells the Lewiston... Read more
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KTVB Boise
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgatingMOSCOW, Idaho -- The Idaho State Board of Education says the University of Idah
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgating
KTVB Boise / Posted 3 days ago
MOSCOW, Idaho -- The Idaho State Board of Education says the University of Idaho does not have permission to allow alcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for years. Board president Emma Atchley tells the Lewiston... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgatingMOSCOW, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho State Board of Education says the University of
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgating
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) - The Idaho State Board of Education says the University of Idaho does not have permission to allow alcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for years. Board president Emma Atchley said that current... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Missouri preschools to be on rating systemquality, and parental engagement. Other provisions in the bill include: Allow
Missouri preschools to be on rating system
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
quality, and parental engagement. Other provisions in the bill include: Allowing nonpublic high schools to apply to the State Board of Education to be certified as an A+ School, if that school meets the same requirements that apply to public... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Background check leads to resignationMISUNAS jmisunas@gbtribune.com A recently-adopted background check that featu
Background check leads to resignation
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
MISUNAS jmisunas@gbtribune.com A recently-adopted background check that features fingerprinting approved by the Kansas State Board of Education apparently works. At their September 2014 meeting, the Kansas State Board of Education adopted... Read more
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Juneau Empire
State repeals student data requirement in educator evaluationsThe state Board of Education and Early Development, which met last week, repeal
State repeals student data requirement in educator evaluations
Juneau Empire / Posted 3 days ago
The state Board of Education and Early Development, which met last week, repealed the requirement that school districts consider data about student achievement when they evaluate educators. Alaska had adopted that requirement in order to receive a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Missouri preschools to be on rating systemquality, and parental engagement. Other provisions in the bill include: Allow
Missouri preschools to be on rating system
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
quality, and parental engagement. Other provisions in the bill include: Allowing nonpublic high schools to apply to the State Board of Education to be certified as an A+ School, if that school meets the same requirements that apply to public... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Jefferson County resident elected chairman of Alabama Commission on Higher EducationP.C. and is an owner of Realty Executives Gulf Coast in Gulf Shores. He is a f
Jefferson County resident elected chairman of Alabama Commission on Higher Education
The Birmingham Times / Posted 4 days ago
P.C. and is an owner of Realty Executives Gulf Coast in Gulf Shores. He is a former vice president of the Alabama State Board of Education. He has served on the board of directors for the Kiwanis Club and Chamber of Commerce and is a Class... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Schools miss out on firm's revenuesmonths. “It will help us get through,” she said. The district also is seeking
Schools miss out on firm's revenues
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
months. “It will help us get through,” she said. The district also is seeking $1 million in contingency funding from the state Board of Education, and Mohr plans to appear before the board July 7 on that request. In addition, the district has... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Colorado State Board of Education should do the right thing when it comes to HOPE Oall are hot-button issues. We understand why, as the issues can get quite compl
Colorado State Board of Education should do the right thing when it comes to HOPE O
Greeley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
all are hot-button issues. We understand why, as the issues can get quite complicated. We also understand the current state board of education is composed primarily of pro-charter school members. HOPE Academy is appealing the decision of the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
In Michigan, it's not just Detroit schools that are in troubleTrust predicts Michigan will rank 48th by 2030. The wolves we're trying to out
In Michigan, it's not just Detroit schools that are in trouble
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Trust predicts Michigan will rank 48th by 2030. The wolves we're trying to outrun, it turns out, overtook us long ago. A state Board of Education spokesman says Ed Trust's predictions are too dire, and that the state is undertaking efforts to... Read more
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Orange County Register
Teachers accuse Newport Beach principal of lying to get school recognition– Teachers at Mariners Elementary School are accusing the principal of lying on
Teachers accuse Newport Beach principal of lying to get school recognition
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
– Teachers at Mariners Elementary School are accusing the principal of lying on an application to receive honors from the state board of education. Around 30 teachers have accused first-year Mariners Principal Laura Sacks of “inaccuracies” or... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
2-pronged approach to high school math rejectedMath 3, with each class mixing in different mathematical concepts. Those class
2-pronged approach to high school math rejected
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
Math 3, with each class mixing in different mathematical concepts. Those class standards were recently reaffirmed by the State Board of Education. Sen. Jerry Tillman, R-Randolph, who guided the bill through the Senate, said during debate that... Read more
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Capital City Weekly
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online NewspaperStory last updated at 6/21/2016 - 8:16 pm Dr. Michael Johnson named Education
CapitalCityWeekly.com - Southeast Alaska's Online Newspaper
Capital City Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Story last updated at 6/21/2016 - 8:16 pm Dr. Michael Johnson named Education Commissioner JUNEAU — The State Board of Education and Early Development announced the appointment of Dr. Michael Johnson as Commissioner of Education and Early... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Coventry Schools announce teacher cuts, won't place new money levy on ballotan open house is planned for August 19.Heard from Chaboudy who said the distric
Coventry Schools announce teacher cuts, won't place new money levy on ballot
The Suburbanite / Posted 4 days ago
an open house is planned for August 19.Heard from Chaboudy who said the district received the Momentum Award from the Ohio State Board of Education for Turkeyfoot Elementary School during the 2014-2015 school year. The award recognizes schools that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
34 vie for LR district advisory board seatsresidents regarding academic distress concerns; and to submit quarterly reports
34 vie for LR district advisory board seats
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
residents regarding academic distress concerns; and to submit quarterly reports to the Arkansas education commissioner and state Board of Education. The applicants for the new board -- some of whom were nominated by Pulaski County lawmakers --... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Rankins to give update, conduct Q&A todayCraig — Rep. Bob Rankin and Joyce Rankin, of the State Board of Education, will
Rankins to give update, conduct Q&A today
Craig Daily Press / Posted 5 days ago
Craig — Rep. Bob Rankin and Joyce Rankin, of the State Board of Education, will give an update and Q&A on the latest Colorado legislative and education news from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. today at Craig City Council Chambers. For more information, contact... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Ark. education commissioner addresses city boardLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- It's been 18 months since the Little Rock School Di
Ark. education commissioner addresses city board
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- It's been 18 months since the Little Rock School District was taken over by the Arkansas State Board of Education due to academic distress. On Tuesday, Education Commissioner Johnny Key presented updates to the Little... Read more
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Daily Herald
Suburban teachers recognized among top educators in stateTuesday recognized 29 top educators as the best in their fields of expertise fo
Suburban teachers recognized among top educators in state
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Tuesday recognized 29 top educators as the best in their fields of expertise for the 2015-16 school year. The Illinois State Board of Education, along with the Illinois Federation of Teachers and the Illinois Education Association, honored the... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon may soon order schools to test water for leadto ensure the health and safety of students in school facilities. The draft ru
Oregon may soon order schools to test water for lead
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
to ensure the health and safety of students in school facilities. The draft rules will be presented at the Oregon State Board of Education,http://www.ode.state.or.us/search/page/?=5483 meeting on Thursday. “Every child has a right to... Read more
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The News & Observer
National organization opposes charter billopposing key sections of a broad bill changing charter laws, saying they will g
National organization opposes charter bill
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
opposing key sections of a broad bill changing charter laws, saying they will gut school oversight and leave the State Board of Education with little authority to close failing schools. The National Association of Charter Authorizers... Read more
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The Christian Post
Kansas Board of Education Votes to Ignore Obama's Transgender Bathroom DirectiveBarack Obama's transgender bathroom directive, thanks to a vote taken by state
Kansas Board of Education Votes to Ignore Obama's Transgender Bathroom Directive
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
Barack Obama's transgender bathroom directive, thanks to a vote taken by state leadership. In a unanimous vote, the state Board of Education approved a statement last week rejecting the Obama Administration's directive on transgender student... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Gov. Kate Brown: Schools must share radon, lead results annuallyGov. Kate Brown announced Tuesday that the State Board of Education will take s
Gov. Kate Brown: Schools must share radon, lead results annually
OregonLive.com / Posted 5 days ago
Gov. Kate Brown announced Tuesday that the State Board of Education will take steps to require every district to develop plans for radon and lead tests in their schools. Her directive comes in light of an ongoing public relations crisis in Portland... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Legislator wants computer science in the curriculumThe bill requires high schools to offer a computer science course by the 2020-2
Legislator wants computer science in the curriculum
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
The bill requires high schools to offer a computer science course by the 2020-2021 academic year, and requires the Delaware State Board of Education to establish a computer science course that satisfies a math or science credit. Heffernan said her... Read more
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Dover Post
Legislator wants computer science in the curriculumThe bill requires high schools to offer a computer science course by the 2020-2
Legislator wants computer science in the curriculum
Dover Post / Posted 5 days ago
The bill requires high schools to offer a computer science course by the 2020-2021 academic year, and requires the Delaware State Board of Education to establish a computer science course that satisfies a math or science credit. Heffernan said her... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
Legislator wants computer science on the curriculumThe bill requires high schools to offer a computer science course by the 2020-2
Legislator wants computer science on the curriculum
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 5 days ago
The bill requires high schools to offer a computer science course by the 2020-2021 academic year, and requires the Delaware State Board of Education to establish a computer science course that satisfies a math or science credit. Heffernan said her... Read more
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