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The Monterey County Herald
To vote or not to vote for TAMC fundingfrom the previous year’s plan in achieving improved academic performance of the
To vote or not to vote for TAMC funding
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 5 days ago
from the previous year’s plan in achieving improved academic performance of these special students. Each district’s elected school board is required to approve the plan before submitting it to the county superintendent of schools for review... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Shouts of 'Shame!' as Michigan panel implements controversial DPS planimplement a $617-million financial rescue and restructuring plan for Detroit’s
Shouts of 'Shame!' as Michigan panel implements controversial DPS plan
Detroit Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
implement a $617-million financial rescue and restructuring plan for Detroit’s public schools, over the vocal objections of elected school board members and others who attended the meeting in Lansing. There were shouts of "Shame!," "Jim Crow," and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
7 to sit on LR schools' new panelin correcting the problems that led to the distress classification. The Little
7 to sit on LR schools' new panel
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
in correcting the problems that led to the distress classification. The Little Rock district was taken over and its elected school board dismissed by the state Board of Education in January 2015 because six of the district's 48 schools were... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Paladino To GOP Delegate:third email to a GOP delegate from Louisiana. Fralick, who lives in the Baton
Paladino To GOP Delegate:
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
third email to a GOP delegate from Louisiana. Fralick, who lives in the Baton Rouge area, was not aware Paladino was an elected school board member in Buffalo. Fralick herself is a council member in the city of Central, La. "Learning that he is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Charter’s move, another’s 3rd school OK’d by Arkansas Board of Educationthe state-controlled Little Rock School District. The Little Rock district is
Charter’s move, another’s 3rd school OK’d by Arkansas Board of Education
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
the state-controlled Little Rock School District. The Little Rock district is being run by the state — without a locally elected school board — because six of its 48 schools had chronically low state test results and were labeled by the state as... Read more
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Op-Ed News
LAUSD Lawstudents with moderate to severe disabilities, he kept the School Board from di
LAUSD Law
Op-Ed News / Posted 9 days ago
students with moderate to severe disabilities, he kept the School Board from discussing the issue publicly. Ultimately, the elected School Board signs off on every one of the contracts with these law firms and also Holmquist's employment contact. It... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Charter’s move, another’s 3rd school OK’dthe state-controlled Little Rock School District. The Little Rock district is
Charter’s move, another’s 3rd school OK’d
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
the state-controlled Little Rock School District. The Little Rock district is being run by the state — without a locally elected school board — because six of its 48 schools had chronically low state test results and were labeled by the state as... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The price of oblivious school boardsclearer answers on the spending practices, you might try contacting the distric
The price of oblivious school boards
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
clearer answers on the spending practices, you might try contacting the district yourself. The superintendent, most of the elected school board members and the district's attorney — also paid by taxpayers — declined comment. One brave school board... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
ACT ASPIRE RESULTS: On test, 68% hit mark in Englishlevels to the point that the distress labels can be removed and the district ca
ACT ASPIRE RESULTS: On test, 68% hit mark in English
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
levels to the point that the distress labels can be removed and the district can be returned to the governance of a locally elected school board. The labels are based on a rolling three-year average of student achievement data. The Aspire tests... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
On test, 68% hit mark in Englishlevels to the point that the distress labels can be removed and the district ca
On test, 68% hit mark in English
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
levels to the point that the distress labels can be removed and the district can be returned to the governance of a locally elected school board. The labels are based on a rolling three-year average of student achievement data. The Aspire tests... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
State Senator Omar Aquino: “I am not going to vote against my constituency, my district, nor my principles”Latino to serve in the State Senate, the stopgap budget deal, what he wants to
State Senator Omar Aquino: “I am not going to vote against my constituency, my district, nor my principles”
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 17 days ago
Latino to serve in the State Senate, the stopgap budget deal, what he wants to bring to Springfield, the need for an elected school board, what drew him to public service, his willingness to compromise, what his district is like now compared... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
St. Louis Public Schools appear on track for accreditationto reach its goal. Representatives from the state board of education, the spec
St. Louis Public Schools appear on track for accreditation
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 18 days ago
to reach its goal. Representatives from the state board of education, the special administrative board, and the locally-elected school board met Tuesday night to discuss how to make a seamless transition from the special administrative board... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock school chief: Fight middle school falloffLittle Rock district resident Walter Nunn about the timing for the Little Rock
Little Rock school chief: Fight middle school falloff
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Little Rock district resident Walter Nunn about the timing for the Little Rock district's return to governance by a locally elected school board, Poore said that Key directed that Poore's top goal is to help the district achieve local control as... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR school chief: Fight middle school falloffLittle Rock district resident Walter Nunn about the timing for the Little Rock
LR school chief: Fight middle school falloff
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Little Rock district resident Walter Nunn about the timing for the Little Rock district's return to governance by a locally elected school board, Poore said that Key directed that Poore's top goal is to help the district achieve local control as... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
St. Louis Public Schools appear on track for accreditationto reach its goal. Representatives from the state board of education, the spec
St. Louis Public Schools appear on track for accreditation
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
to reach its goal. Representatives from the state board of education, the special administrative board, and the locally-elected school board met Tuesday night to discuss how to make a seamless transition from the special administrative board... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Former Duval County School Superintendent Herb Sang: 1929-2016his public departure from the job. Mr. Sang said he thought splits between a su
Former Duval County School Superintendent Herb Sang: 1929-2016
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
his public departure from the job. Mr. Sang said he thought splits between a superintendent and the changing members of an elected School Board are a question of when, not if. When appointed to the position, Mr. Sang said members “wanted a tough,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Poore to hold talk at Clinton Schoolits schools were state-labeled as academically distressed for chronically low s
Poore to hold talk at Clinton School
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
its schools were state-labeled as academically distressed for chronically low student test scores. The state dismissed the elected School Board and put the district's superintendent under the direction of the state education commissioner. One... Read more
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NBC Washington
Jaffe: Bowser Must Keep Up Momentum at DCPSin 1978 on his education record. But as mayor for four terms Barry ignored the
Jaffe: Bowser Must Keep Up Momentum at DCPS
NBC Washington / Posted 22 days ago
in 1978 on his education record. But as mayor for four terms Barry ignored the schools. He pushed responsibility off on the elected school board, but it was a dereliction in his leadership. Sharon Pratt Kelly ran as the education mayor then ignored... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Citizen plans run for school board to bring changeDuring our debate over this issue, we have attempted to be respectful of our ad
Citizen plans run for school board to bring change
The Marietta Times / Posted 24 days ago
During our debate over this issue, we have attempted to be respectful of our administrators and our elected school board members. We also have attempted to present our case to the school board and the administration by having numerous folks from our... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Detroit school board again rejects state-financed rescue planbe rejected quickly. Under the state-approved plan, DPS would be split in two
Detroit school board again rejects state-financed rescue plan
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 25 days ago
be rejected quickly. Under the state-approved plan, DPS would be split in two and control would be returned to a newly-elected school board. A commission of state appointees would oversee the district's finances, similarly to how it now reviews... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit school board again rejects loan proposalscollect taxes for the purpose of paying down debt and a new district to educate
Detroit school board again rejects loan proposals
Detroit Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
collect taxes for the purpose of paying down debt and a new district to educate kids. The bills would restore control to an elected school board and usher in additional financial oversight. The school board will meet again Thursday to vote on its... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
Time-lapse camera on site of new schooldevelop the knowledge and skills they need to function as effective educational
Time-lapse camera on site of new school
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 26 days ago
develop the knowledge and skills they need to function as effective educational leaders in their communities. All newly elected school board members must complete a basic 16-hour essential training required by state law. Those members achieving... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Dozens make pitch for spot on LR school-advisory panelthat led to the distress classification. The Little Rock district was taken ove
Dozens make pitch for spot on LR school-advisory panel
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
that led to the distress classification. The Little Rock district was taken over by the state Education Board and its elected School Board dismissed in January 2015 because six of its 48 schools were labeled by the state as academically... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
LIVE - Members of Detroit school board discuss rejecting $150M loan from stateDETROIT - Citing the bilking of taxpayers with extremely high interest rate, me
LIVE - Members of Detroit school board discuss rejecting $150M loan from state
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 28 days ago
DETROIT - Citing the bilking of taxpayers with extremely high interest rate, members of Detroit's elected School Board are considering rejecting the $150 million loan from the State of Michigan. They will discuss that decision in a Monday press... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Could CEOs be new fix for failing Michigan schools?for just four of the district's schools and no clearly defined relationship to
Could CEOs be new fix for failing Michigan schools?
Detroit Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
for just four of the district's schools and no clearly defined relationship to the district's superintendent and elected school board, seems designed to complicate, not simplify, the district's struggles. Two intermediate school district... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Language and privilege make Detroit schools debacle worseup its own mess. It’s not the only example. Gov. Rick Snyder crows about the
Language and privilege make Detroit schools debacle worse
Detroit Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
up its own mess. It’s not the only example. Gov. Rick Snyder crows about the legislation’s provision to bring back the elected school board as if it’s a favor. But again, the whole point of state intervention is to be temporary and to provide a... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Public will be able to name Detroit's new school districtmonth, DPS will be split on July 1 into two — an "old co." district and a "new
Public will be able to name Detroit's new school district
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 30 days ago
month, DPS will be split on July 1 into two — an "old co." district and a "new co." district — and authority returned to an elected school board. The new district will educate children. The old district will exist only to collect taxes to pay down... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Public will be able to name Detroit's new school districtmonth, DPS will be split on July 1 into two — an "old co." district and a "new
Public will be able to name Detroit's new school district
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
month, DPS will be split on July 1 into two — an "old co." district and a "new co." district — and authority returned to an elected school board. The new district will educate children. The old district will exist only to collect taxes to pay down... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
DPS lays out plan for futureand teach our children,” Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather said. Those
DPS lays out plan for future
ClickOnDetroit / Posted a month ago
and teach our children,” Interim Superintendent Alycia Meriweather said. Those matters will be up to the entirely newly elected school board. The current board president says they plan to fight with a lawsuit. “I’m expecting the court to throw... Read more

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