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Baltimore Sun
Maryland sees drop in motorists illegally passing school buses as students board and exitschool bus drivers saw a decrease in the number of stop arm violations last yea
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 hours ago
school bus drivers saw a decrease in the number of stop arm violations last year, according to a survey sponsored by the state department of education. Stop arms, or automated flashing stop signs, extend from the sides of school buses whenever... Read more
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Breitbart
ACLU Sues Kansas for Law Punishing Israel Boycottersand international companies that profit from the violation of Palestinians’ rig
Breitbart / Posted 23 hours ago
and international companies that profit from the violation of Palestinians’ rights,” Koontz said. However, the Kansas State Department of Education informed her that she would have to sign the following statement in order to contract with the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
State says nearly 10,000 TNReady tests scored incorrectlyscores were not used to calculate final report cards last year anyway, because
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 3 days ago
scores were not used to calculate final report cards last year anyway, because the scores weren’t received in time. The state Department of Education says it will be updating evaluations for the 230 teachers who were impacted. Questar, the... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
More Baltimore Youths Moving From Adult To Juvenile Courtsto being in the juvenile system. “Youth in detention and treatment centers rec
CBS Baltimore / Posted 3 days ago
to being in the juvenile system. “Youth in detention and treatment centers receive six hours of education from Maryland State Department of Education five days a week,” Audra Harrison, spokeswoman for the Department of Juveniles Services, wrote... Read more
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The Forward
This Math Teacher From Kansas Has Sparked A Huge Legal Feud Over BDSprogram. She had signed up to help schools in need of assistance. She’d even go
The Forward / Posted 3 days ago
program. She had signed up to help schools in need of assistance. She’d even gotten requests from several schools via the state Department of Education and had indicated she was available to do training for them. Last July, the consultant running... Read more
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The Forward
This Math Teacher From Kansas Has Sparked A Huge Legal Feud Over BDSprogram. She had signed up to help schools in need of assistance. She’d even go
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
program. She had signed up to help schools in need of assistance. She’d even gotten requests from several schools via the state Department of Education and had indicated she was available to do training for them. Last July, the consultant running... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
‘Where did this deficit come from?’it. And, as the budget grew, pushing existing debt repayments further into the
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
it. And, as the budget grew, pushing existing debt repayments further into the future to “balance” the 2017 budget. The state Department of Education already has placed the district under financial watch status, which could be a precursor to... Read more
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The Brown Daily Herald
Providence begins to tackle school facilities improvement at city levelof sub-par school facilities. Every Rhode Island school facility failed state e
The Brown Daily Herald / Posted 4 days ago
of sub-par school facilities. Every Rhode Island school facility failed state evaluation, according to a report from the state Department of Education. Raimondo signed an executive order in September in response to the report, creating a new... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
2017 enrollment: Homeschool affects county rolls booksCovington County Schools system released average daily membership numbers, whic
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
Covington County Schools system released average daily membership numbers, which they are required to submit to the state department of education, on Wednesday. Each year, systems are required to submit enrollment number that record average... Read more
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The Andalusia Star-News
2017 enrollment: AES numbers top 1KCity Schools once again experienced growth in its enrollment, according to aver
The Andalusia Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
City Schools once again experienced growth in its enrollment, according to average daily membership numbers reported to the state department of education. Each year, systems are required to submit enrollment numbers that record average daily... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Early education success prioritizedBy Kelly BreckunitchNewton Kansan@KansanBreck As the Kansas State Department o
The Newton Kansan / Posted 5 days ago
By Kelly BreckunitchNewton Kansan@KansanBreck As the Kansas State Department of Education continues to take aim at preparing students for postsecondary success, that goal is being addressed at a younger and younger age. From full-day classes to... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Most of Hawaii's homeless students aren't actually living on the streetsAccording to statistics released by the state Department of Education, more tha
Hawaii News Now / Posted 5 days ago
According to statistics released by the state Department of Education, more than 3,000 students in Hawaii reported that they were homeless at the start of the 2017 school year. Education officials say roughly 2,000 of those students are considered... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Early childhood education, graduation rates key points in TPS addressand K-12 classroom initiatives to highlight the successes and challenges at TPS
The Toledo Blade / Posted 5 days ago
and K-12 classroom initiatives to highlight the successes and challenges at TPS with a new school year is underway. The state Department of Education released its annual report cards last month, and the grades were not good for Toledo. The... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Legislators Weigh Recommendations To Expand Prekindergartenleast 10 years if the workgroup’s recommendations are implemented. The workgro
CBS Baltimore / Posted 5 days ago
least 10 years if the workgroup’s recommendations are implemented. The workgroup also suggests that funds flow through the state Department of Education and be distributed to school systems and community-based programs through a grant process. The... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Bullied students could get state scholarships to private schoolswould not come out of the Florida Education Finance Program, the main funding s
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
would not come out of the Florida Education Finance Program, the main funding source for public schools. Data from the state Department of Education show there were more than 72,000 incidents reported by schools during the 2015-2016. But... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
State steps in to discipline child abuse at Silver SandsBoard level." Detailed abuse allegations The administrative complaint filed b
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Board level." Detailed abuse allegations The administrative complaint filed by Stewart lists a host of allegations the state Department of Education had lined up against Frazier. Frazier flicked or pinched students to get their attention, the... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Norwich mayor: 'It's been a really exciting year'very very proud of their work," Dolliver said. "Also, Uncas School is in their
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
very very proud of their work," Dolliver said. "Also, Uncas School is in their fourth year of network funding from the state Department of Education. This is a turnaround school." Norwich Community Development Corp. President Bob Mills said... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
State steps in to discipline child abuse at Silver SandsBoard level." Detailed abuse allegations The administrative complaint filed b
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Board level." Detailed abuse allegations The administrative complaint filed by Stewart lists a host of allegations the state Department of Education had lined up against Frazier. Frazier flicked or pinched students to get their attention, the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Weatherly Area collecting lunch moneyreimbursement option for high-poverty local education agencies and schools that
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
reimbursement option for high-poverty local education agencies and schools that wish to offer free meals, according to the state Department of Education. To qualify, districts and schools must have at least 40 percent of students qualify as... Read more
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Philly.com
Months of grappling with mold problem before South Jersey district abruptly shut schoolsof Health on Sept.15, said Donna Leusner, a spokeswoman. The district was direc
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
of Health on Sept.15, said Donna Leusner, a spokeswoman. The district was directed to investigate, she said. The state Department of Education does not track mold issues in schools, a spokesman said. Earling said the cleanup costs would... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
MPS votes to sell middle school building to town of Pike Roadand then publicly after. Pike Road Mayor Gordon Stone said there had been ongo
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 6 days ago
and then publicly after. Pike Road Mayor Gordon Stone said there had been ongoing conversations with MPS and the Alabama State Department of Education on the best way to serve students in the area. The town will pay approximately $11 million for... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
MPS votes to sell middle school building to town of Pike Roadand then publicly after. Pike Road Mayor Gordon Stone said there had been ongo
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
and then publicly after. Pike Road Mayor Gordon Stone said there had been ongoing conversations with MPS and the Alabama State Department of Education on the best way to serve students in the area. The town will pay approximately $11 million for... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Hartford Superintendent Warns School Principals of Looming Budget Cutsmonthly training at Sport and Medical Sciences Academy. Making matters worse i
Hartford Courant / Posted 7 days ago
monthly training at Sport and Medical Sciences Academy. Making matters worse is that Hartford recently learned from the state Department of Education that two major federal grants are shrinking — and for the city school system, that means a cut... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Justice Richard Bernstein, MSU's Tom Izzo out to break the cycle of bullyingthemselves. If a child is being bullied contact the teacher, school counselor,
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
themselves. If a child is being bullied contact the teacher, school counselor, school principal, school superintendent and State Department of Education. Ashley Zlatopolsky is a Detroit-based journalist. You can follow her on Twitter at... Read more
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TribLIVE
Engineers: Edgeworth, Leet land suitable for possible Quaker Valley HSof this is important as the district looks to constructing a new building and d
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
of this is important as the district looks to constructing a new building and determining what it will look like. State Department of Education guidelines recommend the district build on a site of at least 40 acres. District leaders... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Penguin Project gives boy with autism safe place to shinethe Penguin Project put it on the radar of entities throughout the state that r
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 days ago
the Penguin Project put it on the radar of entities throughout the state that reached out to Gilbert - including the state Department of Education and officials from Charleston and Greenville. "For us to be a leader in the state with this... Read more
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Al.com
Education advocates say Gov. Ivey broke promise for public discussionthe parameters of the board meeting to allow parents and advocates to address t
Al.com / Posted 9 days ago
the parameters of the board meeting to allow parents and advocates to address the board during the board meeting. Alabama State Department of Education Communications Director Dr. Michael Sibley said parents and advocates will be allowed to... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Florida schools will take Puerto Rico students. But who will pay?school district, with about 211,000 students enrolled last school year — would
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
school district, with about 211,000 students enrolled last school year — would have to take in nearly 10,500 students. The state Department of Education did not immediately answer questions from the Times/Herald about how it arrived at that formula... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma Receives $21 Million Grant For Children's Literacyliteracy in children from birth through high school. The grant, announced Frid
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 10 days ago
literacy in children from birth through high school. The grant, announced Friday, is one of the largest in Oklahoma State Department of Education history. Officials say the Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy program will serve about... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Oklahoma receives $21 million grant for children's literacyliteracy in children from birth through high school. The grant, announced Frid
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 11 days ago
literacy in children from birth through high school. The grant, announced Friday, is one of the largest in Oklahoma State Department of Education history. Officials say the Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy program will serve about... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Oklahoma receives $21 million grant for children's literacyliteracy in children from birth through high school. The grant, announced Frid
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 11 days ago
literacy in children from birth through high school. The grant, announced Friday, is one of the largest in Oklahoma State Department of Education history. Officials say the Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy program will serve about... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Even the NRA recoils from bump stockseventually get to the island. No paper towels were thrown into the crowd. This
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
eventually get to the island. No paper towels were thrown into the crowd. This morning, Gov. Rick Scott announced that the state Department of Education will waive its rules and allow Puerto Rican children to enroll in schools without transcripts... Read more
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The Selma Times-Journal
New superintendent’s first day on the jobto make a few appearances at various schools in the city, she spent the majorit
The Selma Times-Journal / Posted 11 days ago
to make a few appearances at various schools in the city, she spent the majority of her day with staff from the Alabama State Department of Education. “It was great. I did get to meet with central office staff. We did have a review where we had... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
No evidence of foul play in infant death at Prairieville daycaredaycare, Momme Child Care, was shut down by sheriff’s deputies on Wednesday. De
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
daycare, Momme Child Care, was shut down by sheriff’s deputies on Wednesday. Deputies and representatives from the state Department of Education met with Camey Raven, the owner of the daycare, regarding the operation of an unlicensed... Read more
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TribLIVE
Mt. Pleasant considers closing Rumbaugh Elementary Schoolclosing Rumbaugh Elementary School Mt. Pleasant Area School District enrollmen
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
closing Rumbaugh Elementary School Mt. Pleasant Area School District enrollment, 2016-17 school year, according to state Department of Education records: • Total enrollment: 2,066 students • Junior-Senior High School: 960 students •... Read more
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The Herald News
ACLU: R.I. schools will adopt policy supporting rights of transgender studentsthis protection. In 2016, partly in response to federal guidance that has sinc
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
this protection. In 2016, partly in response to federal guidance that has since been repealed by President Trump, the state Department of Education released a model policy that aimed to address the specific needs of trans students and ensure... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Standardized test results just don’t add up for many studentsof School Assessment tests, or PSSAs, that students took last year in grades th
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
of School Assessment tests, or PSSAs, that students took last year in grades three through eight were released by the state Department of Education on Sept. 27, as were results of Keystone Exams given to juniors in high school. At Valley... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
THE INVESTIGATORS: State sought injunction to close Prairieville daycare where 3-month-old was found unresponsive, later diedan unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the childr
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 13 days ago
an unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the children are related to the caregiver. The State Department of Education says it visited the home on July 18 to follow up on the cease and desist order, and during that... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania school test scores are available online(SPP), which assigns a numerical grade for school performance. The SPP will be
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
(SPP), which assigns a numerical grade for school performance. The SPP will be released in October, according to the state Department of Education. Jamie Martines is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at jmartines@tribweb.com,... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
THE INVESTIGATORS: State sought injunction to close Prairieville daycare where 3-month-old was found unresponsive, later diedan unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the childr
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 13 days ago
an unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the children are related to the caregiver. The State Department of Education says it visited the home on July 18 to follow up on the cease and desist order, and during that... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
THE INVESTIGATORS: State sought injunction to close Prairieville daycare where 3-month-old was found unresponsive, later diedan unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the childr
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
an unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the children are related to the caregiver. The State Department of Education says it visited the home on July 18 to follow up on the cease and desist order, and during that... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
State sought injunction to close Prairieville daycare where 3-month-old was found unresponsive, later diedan unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the childr
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 13 days ago
an unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the children are related to the caregiver. The State Department of Education says it visited the home on July 18 to follow up on the cease and desist order, and during that... Read more
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TribLIVE
North Allegheny’s Franklin Elementary named a Blue Ribbon Schoolchild for a bright future. You are visionaries, innovators and leaders," the se
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
child for a bright future. You are visionaries, innovators and leaders," the secretary said. Schools are nominated by the state department of education and then complete a comprehensive application about school practices. Franklin was nominated as... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
9NEWS Investigators: State sought injunction to close Prairieville daycare where 3-month-old was found unresponsive, later diedan unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the childr
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 13 days ago
an unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the children are related to the caregiver. The State Department of Education says it visited the home on July 18 to follow up on the cease and desist order, and during that... Read more
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TribLIVE
South Hills students making strides on PSSA testand West Jefferson Hills districts are moving in the right direction, according
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
and West Jefferson Hills districts are moving in the right direction, according to results released recently by the state Department of Education. “The students in the primary grades who participated in our district curriculum since... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
9NEWS Investigators: State sought injunction to close Prairieville daycare where 3-month-old was found unresponsive, later diedan unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the childr
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 14 days ago
an unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the children are related to the caregiver. The State Department of Education says it visited the home on July 18 to follow up on the cease and desist order, and during that... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
First Grade Wallingford Teacher Named Connecticut Teacher from the Yearthe work that you do each day on behalf of Connecticut children,” Gov. Dannel M
NBC Connecticut / Posted 14 days ago
the work that you do each day on behalf of Connecticut children,” Gov. Dannel Malloy said in a statement. According to the state Department of Education, Berthold originally planned to pursue a degree in the arts and went on to earn a bachelor’s... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
9NEWS Investigators: State sought injunction to close Prairieville daycare where 3-month-old was found unresponsive, later diedan unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the childr
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 14 days ago
an unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the children are related to the caregiver. The State Department of Education says it visited the home on July 18 to follow up on the cease and desist order, and during that... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
9NEWS Investigators: State sought injunction to close Prairieville daycare where 3-yr-old was found unresponsive, later diedan unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the childr
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 14 days ago
an unlicensed daycare can only house less than seven children unless the children are related to the caregiver. The State Department of Education says it visited the home on July 18 to follow up on the cease and desist order, and during that... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Applications open to switch SDUSD schoolsin entry level years -- pre-kindergarten, fifth and sixth grades (for middle sc
KGTV San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
in entry level years -- pre-kindergarten, fifth and sixth grades (for middle school), and 9th grade for high school. The state Department of Education has a new tool to measure performance. You can use it to look up the San Diego Unified campuses... Read more
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