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OregonLive.com
New Orleans' rebirth in educationWhen a city goes through a tragic and traumatic shock -- whether in the form of
New Orleans' rebirth in education
OregonLive.com / Posted 8 hours ago
When a city goes through a tragic and traumatic shock -- whether in the form of a terrorist attack, natural disaster, violent unrest or major population loss -- the road to recovery can look endless. But the subsequent journey can also be liberating,... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
APS school board president Duran's daughter is associate supt. for middle schools, possibly violating NM nepotism lawsUpdated: 08/29/2015 1:09 AM | Created: 08/28/2015 5:15 PM By: Stuart Dyson, KO
APS school board president Duran's daughter is associate supt. for middle schools, possibly violating NM nepotism laws
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 10 hours ago
Updated: 08/29/2015 1:09 AM | Created: 08/28/2015 5:15 PM By: Stuart Dyson, KOB Eyewitness News 4 and Blair Miller, KOB.com Yet another controversy arises from the APS mess – does the president of the school board have a conflict of interest when... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
New Orleans starts overIn September, a congressional conference committee will take up the Elementary
New Orleans starts over
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
In September, a congressional conference committee will take up the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) amid a political climate far more divided than in 2001, when Congress last reauthorized the legislation as the bipartisan No Child Left... Read more
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The Morning Call
John White: Congress should look at New Orleans bipartisan approach to education as a modelIn September, a congressional conference committee will take up the Elementary
John White: Congress should look at New Orleans bipartisan approach to education as a model
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
In September, a congressional conference committee will take up the Elementary and Secondary Education Act amid a political climate far more divided than in 2001, when Congress last reauthorized the legislation as the bipartisan No Child Left Behind... Read more
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Denver Post
Bloomberg: In post-Katrina New Orleans, a model of school reformWhen a city goes through a tragic and traumatic shock — whether in the form of
Bloomberg: In post-Katrina New Orleans, a model of school reform
Denver Post / Posted yesterday
When a city goes through a tragic and traumatic shock — whether in the form of a terrorist attack, natural disaster, violent unrest or major population loss — the road to recovery can look endless. But the subsequent journey can also be liberating,... Read more
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The Daily Record
On race, privilege and education in AmericaThe summer of the Confederate battle flag continues. From Rosedale through the
On race, privilege and education in America
The Daily Record / Posted yesterday
The summer of the Confederate battle flag continues. From Rosedale through the Deep South, lines are being drawn over a symbol flown by an army that fought to keep the institution of slavery. Like many Marylanders, our summer travel plans took us... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Forum held for Sioux City school board candidatesLocal school board elections, in Iowa, are less than two weeks away. Thursday n
Forum held for Sioux City school board candidates
KTIV Sioux City / Posted yesterday
Local school board elections, in Iowa, are less than two weeks away. Thursday night, voters packed the Sioux City city council chambers to hear seven candidates for Sioux City Community School Board field questions from panelists and the public. The... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
New Orleans' switch to charter schools after Katrina: a 'takeover' or a success?To Ashana Bigard, a mother of three, the New Orleans public school system seems
New Orleans' switch to charter schools after Katrina: a 'takeover' or a success?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
To Ashana Bigard, a mother of three, the New Orleans public school system seems built on instability. Her 22-year-old daughter switched high schools three times before passing the GED exam and going to college. Bigard’s eight-year-old, meanwhile, has... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKWest Branch Local school board, 7:30 p.m., high school media center. COLUMBIAN
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 2 days ago
West Branch Local school board, 7:30 p.m., high school media center. COLUMBIANA Oasis Food Ministry's "Oasis Car Cruise," 3-7 p.m., First Christian Church, 39 Cherry St. Fairfield Ruritan Club, monthly meeting, 7 p.m., Heck's... Read more
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Orange County Register
Santa Ana nucleus for county charter schoolsSANTA ANA – In Santa Ana, which has often had among the lowest state test score
Santa Ana nucleus for county charter schools
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
SANTA ANA – In Santa Ana, which has often had among the lowest state test scores in Orange County, charter schools are booming — sometimes, even when the school district doesn’t want them. The predominantly Latino community leads the county in the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Parents upset over Normandy Schools Collaborative dropping public comments at meetingsNORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Citizens complain to You Paid For It after
Parents upset over Normandy Schools Collaborative dropping public comments at meetings
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Citizens complain to You Paid For It after a local school Board decides to muzzle citizens at school board meetings. The Board that runs Normandy schools decided to end citizen comment periods at board meetings... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Parents upset over Normandy Schools Collaborative dropping public comments at meetingsNORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – Citizens complain to You Paid For It after
Parents upset over Normandy Schools Collaborative dropping public comments at meetings
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – Citizens complain to You Paid For It after a local school Board decides to muzzle citizens at school board meetings. The Board that runs Normandy schools decided to end citizen comment periods at board meetings... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
FLASHBACK: Open house at new Pleasanton Hospital set for SundayTo open Hospital-Dr. J.M. Faggard, left, and Dr. John D. Austin talk over plans
FLASHBACK: Open house at new Pleasanton Hospital set for Sunday
Pleasanton Express / Posted 3 days ago
To open Hospital-Dr. J.M. Faggard, left, and Dr. John D. Austin talk over plans for opening the new Pleasanton Hospital and Clinic. Dr. Faggard has been practicing medicine at Poteet since 1947 and Dr. Austin has been located in Pleasanton since... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKRegistration and scheduling for pupils new to the West Branch School District w
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 3 days ago
Registration and scheduling for pupils new to the West Branch School District will reopen from 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in the superintendent's office in the high school, 14277 Main St. DAMASCUS Damascus Ruritan Club fundraiser, 6 a.m.-10 p.m., Bob... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Fairfield H.S. issues Rachel's Challenge to take stand against bullyingSHE SAID THAT SHE IS INNOCENT. SHE IS BEING HELD ON A $1 MILLION BOND. A CHALLE
Fairfield H.S. issues Rachel's Challenge to take stand against bullying
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 3 days ago
SHE SAID THAT SHE IS INNOCENT. SHE IS BEING HELD ON A $1 MILLION BOND. A CHALLENGES ISSUED AT A LOCAL SCHOOL BOARD. IT COMES A MONTH AFTER IT TEENAGE GIRL COMMITS SUICIDE AND HER FAMILY BLAMES HER DEATH ON BULLYING. NATALIE CLARK IS LIVE WITH... Read more
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The News-Herald
Tip of the hat: Local school board member Roger Miller honored� Local school board member, Roger Miller won the Ohio Association of Career Te
Tip of the hat: Local school board member Roger Miller honored
The News-Herald / Posted 4 days ago
� Local school board member, Roger Miller won the Ohio Association of Career Technical and Adult Education (ACTE) 2015 Outstanding School Board Member Award at the annual Connections to Education Professional Development Conference held at the Hilton... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Letters to the editor — Aug. 25Global warming and other issues The terms of the debate for the 2016 president
Letters to the editor — Aug. 25
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 4 days ago
Global warming and other issues The terms of the debate for the 2016 presidential election will be determined by the media. The media are large corporations who represent the interests of large corporations, so the parameters of the debate will be... Read more
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Salem News
ELECTION FILINGSBeth Ann Sheen was the last of the write-in candidates to file by Monday aftern
ELECTION FILINGS
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
Beth Ann Sheen was the last of the write-in candidates to file by Monday afternoon's deadline at the Columbiana County Board of Elections. She is running for United Local school board. The following is the list of the other four write-in candidates,... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKFirst day of classes for West Branch Middle School. COLUMBIANA Joshua Dixon E
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 4 days ago
First day of classes for West Branch Middle School. COLUMBIANA Joshua Dixon Elementary, kindergarten orientation, 9-11 a.m. or noon-2 p.m. First day of school for grades one to four. Columbiana Senior Citizens, meeting, 10 a.m., Upper Room; pizza... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Road planner urges dropping Hampstead bypass nameThat was one of the questions proposed by Al Freimark, who has been part of the
Road planner urges dropping Hampstead bypass name
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
That was one of the questions proposed by Al Freimark, who has been part of the Pender County representation on the Wilmington Metropolitan Planning Organization, in his presentation Monday evening of that group’s 2040 Cape Fear Metropolitan... Read more
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Salon.com
Right on banks, wrong on schools: “No Child Left Behind wasn’t designed for the types of realities in my school”Progressive Democrats are right to hail the new populism in their party driving
Right on banks, wrong on schools: “No Child Left Behind wasn’t designed for the types of realities in my school”
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
Progressive Democrats are right to hail the new populism in their party driving the debate about the nation’s economic policies and the atrocious inequality those policies have created. Heartened by the bold leadership of Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Youngstown School Board sues to stop CEO takeoverThe Youngstown City School District Board of Education and school labor unions
Youngstown School Board sues to stop CEO takeover
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 8 days ago
The Youngstown City School District Board of Education and school labor unions are mounting a legal challenge to a new law that would put a Chief Executive Officer in charge of the failing city school system. On Friday, the board filed a lawsuit... Read more
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Arkansas Times
With the future of Little Rock public education hanging in the balance, Superintendent Baker Kurrus faces fearsome choicesOn March 6, just five weeks after the Little Rock School District was taken ove
With the future of Little Rock public education hanging in the balance, Superintendent Baker Kurrus faces fearsome choices
Arkansas Times / Posted 9 days ago
On March 6, just five weeks after the Little Rock School District was taken over by the state of Arkansas, Rep. Bruce Cozart (R-Hot Springs) filed legislation that threatened to undermine the foundations of traditional public education in the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Round Lake High band, choir going to Disney WorldDreams have come true for the Round Lake High School band and choir to make a j
Round Lake High band, choir going to Disney World
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Dreams have come true for the Round Lake High School band and choir to make a joint trip to Walt Disney World -- the first since the district began suffering financial difficulties in 2001. The three-day excursion to the theme park in Orlando,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem Area OKs Dual Language Charter School's relocationAfter months of blocking it, the Bethlehem Area School Board on Monday approved
Bethlehem Area OKs Dual Language Charter School's relocation
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
After months of blocking it, the Bethlehem Area School Board on Monday approved the relocation of the Lehigh Valley Dual Language Charter School from 551 Thomas St. in Bethlehem to 603 E. Broad St. The unanimous 7-0 vote with school directors Angela... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesBacolod Councilor Archie Baribar yesterday dispelled rumors that he is running
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 11 days ago
Bacolod Councilor Archie Baribar yesterday dispelled rumors that he is running for congressman of Bacolod City in the 2016 elections. Baribar, who was a member of the Magnificent Seven led by former vice mayor Renecito Novero, said that if he will... Read more
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Sun Star
Landslide hits Busay school anewMORE than a year after the school was transferred to a temporary site, classes
Landslide hits Busay school anew
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
MORE than a year after the school was transferred to a temporary site, classes in Busay Elementary School were disrupted again by a landslide yesterday following the past days’ rains. Since last week, minor landslides had been happening at the right... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Seven names removed from ballotDisqualified, for different reasons, were: Evan Oates, Unity Township trustee;
Seven names removed from ballot
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Disqualified, for different reasons, were: Evan Oates, Unity Township trustee; Karen Dash, Wellsville school board; Brian Cope, Crestview school board; Justin Powers, East Palestine school board; and John Campbell, Beaver Local school board. The... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Five disqualified from November ballotDisqualified, for different reasons, were: Evan Oates, Unity Township trustee;
Five disqualified from November ballot
The East Liverpool Review / Posted 14 days ago
Disqualified, for different reasons, were: Evan Oates, Unity Township trustee; Karen Dash, Wellsville school board; Brian Cope, Crestview school board; Justin Powers, East Palestine school board; and John Campbell, Beaver Local school board. The... Read more
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Salem News
5 candidates disqualified; 2 others pull outDisqualified, for different reasons, were: Evan Oates, Unity Township trustee;
5 candidates disqualified; 2 others pull out
Salem News / Posted 14 days ago
Disqualified, for different reasons, were: Evan Oates, Unity Township trustee; Karen Dash, Wellsville school board; Brian Cope, Crestview school board; Justin Powers, East Palestine school board; and John Campbell, Beaver Local school board. The... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Tough math for Lincoln-Way schoolsLincoln-Way Community High School District 210 is poised to close one of its fo
Tough math for Lincoln-Way schools
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Lincoln-Way Community High School District 210 is poised to close one of its four high schools. The school board is expected to vote Thursday on which campus will get the ax. The move will save roughly $5.2 million a year. The district, which... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCOLUMBIANA Columbiana High School Class of 1951, 9 a.m., Das Dutch Haus Restau
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 17 days ago
COLUMBIANA Columbiana High School Class of 1951, 9 a.m., Das Dutch Haus Restaurant. All classes welcome. EAST PALESTINE Class schedules for East Palestine High School students, available in the guidance office, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Orientation for... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKCOLUMBIANA Columbiana Senior Citizens, meeting, 10 a.m., Upper Room; pizza lun
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 18 days ago
COLUMBIANA Columbiana Senior Citizens, meeting, 10 a.m., Upper Room; pizza luncheon provided. Family program with storyteller Lindsay Bonilla, 6-7 p.m., Columbiana Public Library; pre-registration requested, 330-482-5509. Drive thru ham dinner,... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Ed Board Extends Olive Branch To CharterAfter rejecting an offer to partner with charter network Achievement First (AF)
Ed Board Extends Olive Branch To Charter
New Haven Independent / Posted 19 days ago
After rejecting an offer to partner with charter network Achievement First (AF) on a new charter school, the Board of Education extended an olive branch of sorts at a special meeting Wednesday. Board members unanimously voted to submit a letter to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Closed Ontario schools may be transformed into ‘community hubs’Their students may have disappeared, but many old schools across Ontario could
Closed Ontario schools may be transformed into ‘community hubs’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 19 days ago
Their students may have disappeared, but many old schools across Ontario could get a second life as “community hubs” under a series of proposals presented to the province this week. In Toronto, where one in five public schools is at risk of closure,... Read more
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ConnectTriStates.com KHQA
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious musicDES MOINES, IOWA (AP) -- The Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public sch
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious music
ConnectTriStates.com KHQA / Posted 20 days ago
DES MOINES, IOWA (AP) -- The Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public school choirs may sing religious music. The board voted 5-3 on Thursday to reject a challenge filed by the parents of a girl who recently graduated from the New Hampton... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio legislature might reverse Gov. Kasich’s school-funding vetoYour schools The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politi
Ohio legislature might reverse Gov. Kasich’s school-funding veto
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 20 days ago
Your schools The Daily Briefing The Dispatch public affairs team talks politics and tackles state and federal government issues in the Buckeye Forum podcast. Your Right to Know Of the... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Quincy's public schools continue to have profound impact on communityQUINCY -- Ever since Quincy was founded in 1822, local leaders have recognized
Quincy's public schools continue to have profound impact on community
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 20 days ago
QUINCY -- Ever since Quincy was founded in 1822, local leaders have recognized the value of providing educational opportunities to families in this Mississippi River community. Small private schools started popping up not long after Quincy's... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKAUSTINTOWN Back 2 Basics 7 Car Show, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Quaker Steak and Lube, 58
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 20 days ago
AUSTINTOWN Back 2 Basics 7 Car Show, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Quaker Steak and Lube, 5800 Interstate Blvd.; registration from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. CORTLAND Coca-Cola, other advertising swap meet, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Cortland Masonic Lodge #529, 3263 Everett Hull... Read more
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Salem News
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKALLIANCE Bingo, Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Ave NE. Doors op
ON THE CALENDAR THIS WEEK
Salem News / Posted 21 days ago
ALLIANCE Bingo, Disabled American Veterans #50, 9540 McCallum Ave NE. Doors open at 5 p.m.; early bird games start at 6:25 p.m.; kitchen offers food. BOARDMAN Down Syndrome Association of the Valley 2015 Buddy Walk, 10 a.m., The Shops at Boardman... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious musicDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public scho
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious music
KWWL Iowa / Posted 22 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public school choirs may sing religious music. The board voted 5-3 on Thursday to reject a challenge filed by the parents of a girl who recently graduated from the New Hampton... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious musicThe Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public school choirs may sing religi
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious music
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 22 days ago
The Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public school choirs may sing religious music. The board voted 5-3 on Thursday to reject a challenge filed by the parents of a girl who recently graduated from the New Hampton Community School District. The... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious musicDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public schoo
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious music
KWWL Iowa / Posted 22 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public school choirs may sing religious music. The board voted 5-3 on Thursday to reject a challenge filed by the parents of a girl who recently graduated from the New Hampton... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious musicDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public schoo
Iowa board: Public school choirs may sing religious music
KTTC Rochester / Posted 22 days ago
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The Iowa Board of Education has ruled that public school choirs may sing religious music. The board voted 5-3 on Thursday to reject a challenge filed by the parents of a girl who recently graduated from the New Hampton... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Delicate sensibilitiesSo now it's Confederate Boulevard in Little Rock that's been stood up in the co
Delicate sensibilities
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
So now it's Confederate Boulevard in Little Rock that's been stood up in the colonel's office and marched down to the stockade. The unfortunate grunt's crime? Having an improper name. At least improper for these oh-so-delicate times. We can imagine... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Bridgeport, Stamford add to charter school enrollment jumpCharter school enrollment statewide will jump 12 percent when the state Board o
Bridgeport, Stamford add to charter school enrollment jump
Connecticut Post / Posted 26 days ago
Charter school enrollment statewide will jump 12 percent when the state Board of Education doles out 1,024 new seats on Tuesday. In 2014-15 there were 21 state charter schools and 8,177 authorized seats. In the past school year, 7,966 of those seats... Read more
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The Columbian
Jayne: You don't call the president to get that pothole filledLet's be honest — you are more likely to run into a county councilor at the gro
Jayne: You don't call the president to get that pothole filled
The Columbian / Posted 27 days ago
Let's be honest — you are more likely to run into a county councilor at the grocery store than President Barack Obama. You are more likely to call a local school board member with a complaint than the U.S. Department of Education. And that pothole... Read more
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The Advocate
Lafayette’s charter schools have three years until they must provide transportation for studentsThree years from now, more school buses will be on the road in Lafayette Parish
Lafayette’s charter schools have three years until they must provide transportation for students
The Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
Three years from now, more school buses will be on the road in Lafayette Parish once its charter schools are required to transport their students. Unlike their traditional public school counterparts, certain charter schools previously weren’t... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Noble Local school board honors retirees; hires new teacher SARAHSVILLE -- The Noble Local School District Board of Education honored rec
Noble Local school board honors retirees; hires new teacher
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 29 days ago
SARAHSVILLE -- The Noble Local School District Board of Education honored recent staff retirees during the Wednesday meeting. "Nothing could do justice to their service to our district,"... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Lee County kicks off new school yearTUPELO – Between words of wisdom from Kid President’s YouTube channel and keyno
Lee County kicks off new school year
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 29 days ago
TUPELO – Between words of wisdom from Kid President’s YouTube channel and keynote speaker David Lee, Lee County Schools faculty and staff got a strong cup of motivation to start the 2015-2016 school year at the district’s back-to-school orientation... Read more
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