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The Norwich Bulletin
Lebanon voters approve budgetto town residents. The town’s operating expenses account for $6.4 million of t
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 17 minutes ago
to town residents. The town’s operating expenses account for $6.4 million of the 2017-2018 approved budget, while the Board of Education’s budget stands at $19 million. On the town side, the budget increased by $128,659 over last year’s... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Brookfield schools study funding approvedBROOKFIELD — The district is one step closer to upgrading its aging school buil
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 hours ago
BROOKFIELD — The district is one step closer to upgrading its aging school buildings. The Board of Education unanimously approved up to $72,500 recently for a study of all four school buildings. This will allow the district to determine what... Read more
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The News-Times
Brookfield schools study funding approvedBROOKFIELD — The district is one step closer to upgrading its aging school buil
The News-Times / Posted 4 hours ago
BROOKFIELD — The district is one step closer to upgrading its aging school buildings. The Board of Education unanimously approved up to $72,500 recently for a study of all four school buildings. This will allow the district to determine what... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Highsmith: No Deal For #2Clearly, the will of the students and broader community was ignored. It is cle
New Haven Independent / Posted 13 hours ago
Clearly, the will of the students and broader community was ignored. It is clear to me I do not have sufficient support on the Board of Education to get the votes necessary to become New Haven’s next superintendent. However, I am pleased to know... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Opposition Mounts To Birkssuperintendent, parents, students and elected officials Sunday added their voic
New Haven Independent / Posted yesterday
superintendent, parents, students and elected officials Sunday added their voices to a growing chorus in opposition to the Board of Education majority’s choice. Nearly 60 people chanted and waved colorful signs outside of City Hall at a Sunday... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
November 19, 2017– With the realigning of local school conferences, St. Charles Community School
Tri-County Citizen / Posted yesterday
– With the realigning of local school conferences, St. Charles Community Schools Superintendent Michael Decker told the board of education that right now, the St. Charles school district is not looking to move out of the Tri-Valley... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Replica of vintage 'Welcome to Greenport' sign unveiledthat a few students worked on in the hopes of creating a statement piece for th
The Suffolk Times / Posted 2 days ago
that a few students worked on in the hopes of creating a statement piece for the neighborhood. His students went before the Board of Education with a small model of the sign for final approval before building it. “I’m proud that it was... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Bob Horton: Shed some light on how GHS problem came to beFile this under bizarre news of the week: The Board of Education has authorized
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
File this under bizarre news of the week: The Board of Education has authorized its lawyers to spend thousands of dollars preparing to sue the Board of Education. This odd and wasteful use of time and dollars is the school board’s way of appeasing... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Huntley Community School District 158 superintendent to resign in January to take new jobdirector of the Large Unit District Association, according to a news release fr
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
director of the Large Unit District Association, according to a news release from the district. Before he leaves, the Board of Education will name an interim superintendent for the remainder of the 2017-2018 school year. The board will... Read more
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Greenwich Time
After years of lagging behind, Western Middle School surges forwardmade it to state finals. Nearly two thirds of students perform in a music group
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
made it to state finals. Nearly two thirds of students perform in a music group. When Beinstein presented these numbers to the Board of Education in October, the room broke into applause. “It is a wealth gap” Western’s scores are not likely to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
After years of lagging behind, Western Middle School surges forwardmade it to state finals. Nearly two thirds of students perform in a music group
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
made it to state finals. Nearly two thirds of students perform in a music group. When Beinstein presented these numbers to the Board of Education in October, the room broke into applause. “It is a wealth gap” Western’s scores are not likely to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
After years of lagging behind, Western Middle School surges forwardmade it to state finals. Nearly two thirds of students perform in a music group
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
made it to state finals. Nearly two thirds of students perform in a music group. When Beinstein presented these numbers to the Board of Education in October, the room broke into applause. “It is a wealth gap” Western’s scores are not likely to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Sherr will not serve as school board chairman in new termGREENWICH — The Board of Education will have new leadership again as current Ch
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
GREENWICH — The Board of Education will have new leadership again as current Chairman Peter Sherr announced last Friday he will not seek another term. Sherr has been a board member since 2009 and was appointed chairman last December. He was... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Happy to pay school property taxeson Nov. 15 concerning school taxes. I agree with him that taxpayers must be con
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
on Nov. 15 concerning school taxes. I agree with him that taxpayers must be concerned about how the tax money is spent by the Board of Education. He does, however, ask a question. He states that his children graduated in 1973 and he has been... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Sherr will not serve as school board chairman in new termGREENWICH — The Board of Education will have new leadership again as current Ch
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
GREENWICH — The Board of Education will have new leadership again as current Chairman Peter Sherr announced last Friday he will not seek another term. Sherr has been a board member since 2009 and was appointed chairman last December. He was... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
Education Minister hears arguments for new Cowichan SecondaryCowichan Tribes, the City of Duncan, the Municipality of North Cowichan, Vancou
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Cowichan Tribes, the City of Duncan, the Municipality of North Cowichan, Vancouver Island University, and trustees from the board of education. The focus of the meeting was to discuss the Cowichan Place concept that all partners created — a... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Giving thanksIt is kind of like your meal at home, enjoying each other's company and giving
The Newton Kansan / Posted 3 days ago
It is kind of like your meal at home, enjoying each other's company and giving thanks for everything you have," Chalashtari said. The board of education, school superintendent, school resource officers and others were invited to partake of the m... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Revised Lansdowne High renovation plan to include new lobby, renovated stadiuma $60 million proposed renovation for Lansdowne High School were released onlin
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
a $60 million proposed renovation for Lansdowne High School were released online yesterday ahead of next week’s meeting of the Board of Education, where plans will be presented to the board. The design for a more limited $30 million renovation was... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Amy Burmacustomer at the forefront of any decisions that I make. What’s your proudest c
Finance and Commerce / Posted 3 days ago
customer at the forefront of any decisions that I make. What’s your proudest community achievement? I began serving on the board of education at Trinity Lone Oak Lutheran School four years ago. It’s been an opportunity to set long-term strategy... Read more
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Thief River Falls Times
MCC recognizes heroesservices. Lund said that he had fulfilled the requirements necessary for gradua
Thief River Falls Times / Posted 3 days ago
services. Lund said that he had fulfilled the requirements necessary for graduation and then asked the chairman of the Board of Education, Mark Larson, to officially present him his diploma. “It’s difficult to express in words our... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Did Buhari Just Shoehorn South-Easterners Into APC?creatively raise the money to fund education. That fund could come from propert
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
creatively raise the money to fund education. That fund could come from property tax. Let them decide who sits on the board of education. The state then can focus on secondary and tertiary education in a similar way. I have looked at... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Discipline improving in Bibb County Schoolsproblems inside Bibb County schools made headlines, including a stabbing at a m
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 3 days ago
problems inside Bibb County schools made headlines, including a stabbing at a middle school. New data shared with the Board of Education Thursday night shows overall student behavior is improving countywide. Walking the halls of Rutland... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Niles superintendent asks state for fiscal plan extensionthe start of fiscal year 2019. “We didn’t want to rush and throw a plan togeth
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
the start of fiscal year 2019. “We didn’t want to rush and throw a plan together that we couldn’t execute,” Thigpen told the board of education tonight. The board had hoped for passage of a 9.25-mill additional levy that would have generated $2... Read more
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Greenwich Time
BOE sets 2019-20 school calendarGREENWICH — The Board of Education selected a 2019-20 school calendar Thursday
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
GREENWICH — The Board of Education selected a 2019-20 school calendar Thursday night, choosing one that will reduce the number of early release days and add an extra day off from school in October for potential college visits. That year, school will... Read more
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Darien News-Review
BOE sets 2019-20 school calendarGREENWICH — The Board of Education selected a 2019-20 school calendar Thursday
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
GREENWICH — The Board of Education selected a 2019-20 school calendar Thursday night, choosing one that will reduce the number of early release days and add an extra day off from school in October for potential college visits. That year, school will... Read more
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Daily Journal
Suit: Vineland school district failed to protect teen from 'predatory' teacherwhich the school board accepted. A guardian, on behalf of C.D., filed a tort c
Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
which the school board accepted. A guardian, on behalf of C.D., filed a tort claim in January reserving the right to sue the Board of Education and others in connection with a reported “inappropriate teacher-student relationship," citing $5... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Howard County's interim superintendent helps serve-up Thanksgiving at Ducketts Laneservice occurs,” he said. The lunch was a light moment in what is set to be a
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
service occurs,” he said. The lunch was a light moment in what is set to be a contentious day in Howard County schools, as the Board of Education is expected to announce its redistricting decision Thursday night. The decision comes days after the... Read more
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NJ.com
After state audit of Bayonne school budget, more questions emergefiscal, they have the power and we do not," Wanko said. "They can also override
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
fiscal, they have the power and we do not," Wanko said. "They can also override the Superintendent's action or a vote of the Board of Education. That's a grave concern... I don't think that's a necessity." Wanko is only several months into his... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Ida schools eyes ballot measure to renew levyDPortteusMNews Ida Public Schools plans to go to the voters in August to renew
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
DPortteusMNews Ida Public Schools plans to go to the voters in August to renew its non-homestead property tax levy. The board of education approved seeking the fiveyear non- homestead millage a year early, Supt. Rick Carsten said. The levy... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Patrick Hickey's election to Washington Local board prompts legal threats behind the scenespass for the Nov. 10 Whitmer High School football game. “Please advise your cl
The Toledo Blade / Posted 4 days ago
pass for the Nov. 10 Whitmer High School football game. “Please advise your client, Patrick Hickey, that his election to the board of education did not make him a board member until he is sworn in as a board member. Until and unless there is... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Four new courses will debut at Greenwich High following BOE voteGREENWICH — By a unanimous vote, the Board of Education approved four new Green
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
GREENWICH — By a unanimous vote, the Board of Education approved four new Greenwich High School courses Thursday night that will debut next school year. School board members gave the go-ahead to an AP art history course, a college algebra and... Read more
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WestportNow
Nancy Wyman Says She Won’t Run for Governor in 20182027. Wyman, whose voice still carries the inflections of an upbringing in Bro
WestportNow / Posted 4 days ago
2027. Wyman, whose voice still carries the inflections of an upbringing in Brooklyn, N.Y., entered politics running for the Board of Education in Tolland, then for the House of Representatives, where she became co-chair of the Education... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Democrats Appelbaum and Erickson depart Board of EducationGREENWICH — The Board of Education said goodbye to Democrats Debbie Appelbaum a
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
GREENWICH — The Board of Education said goodbye to Democrats Debbie Appelbaum and Laura Erickson last night, who will not serve additional terms. Many town officials and community members thanked the women for their service to Greenwich Public... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Democrats Appelbaum and Erickson depart Board of EducationGREENWICH — The Board of Education said goodbye to Democrats Debbie Appelbaum a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
GREENWICH — The Board of Education said goodbye to Democrats Debbie Appelbaum and Laura Erickson last night, who will not serve additional terms. Many town officials and community members thanked the women for their service to Greenwich Public... Read more
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The Suburbanite
North Canton school officials deciding next step after levy failureof services the community is willing to support." New Board of Education Membe
The Suburbanite / Posted 4 days ago
of services the community is willing to support." New Board of Education Members Voters also sent three new people to the Board of Education as incumbent and Board President Bruce Hunt was not re-elected. Board members Nancy Marion and Julie... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Board Backs Birk; Parents BalkSixty parents, teachers and community members penned a letter to the Board of E
New Haven Independent / Posted 4 days ago
Sixty parents, teachers and community members penned a letter to the Board of Education in which they “strongly urge” members not to pick Carol Birks as the next schools superintendent — hours before she won a majority of board members to select her... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Taylor wins in Bridgeport school board recountwas complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I h
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
was complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I hope to be a positive, productive member of the Board of Education,” Taylor said. He called the victory bittersweet. He called Gardner a great guy. “We both want the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Taylor wins in Bridgeport school board recountwas complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I h
The New Canaan News / Posted 4 days ago
was complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I hope to be a positive, productive member of the Board of Education,” Taylor said. He called the victory bittersweet. He called Gardner a great guy. “We both want the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Taylor wins in Bridgeport school board recountwas complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I h
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
was complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I hope to be a positive, productive member of the Board of Education,” Taylor said. He called the victory bittersweet. He called Gardner a great guy. “We both want the... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Taylor wins in Bridgeport school board recountwas complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I h
The Register Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
was complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I hope to be a positive, productive member of the Board of Education,” Taylor said. He called the victory bittersweet. He called Gardner a great guy. “We both want the... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Maple Ridge women win big at Women Influencers Awardsfor school board. She was elected three times to the board until 2008 and was s
Maple Ridge News / Posted 4 days ago
for school board. She was elected three times to the board until 2008 and was selected by her peers to be the vice chair of the Board of Education during her first term and then chair of the board for the following two terms. In 2008 she ran a... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Taylor wins in Bridgeport school board recountwas complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I h
The Middletown Press / Posted 4 days ago
was complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I hope to be a positive, productive member of the Board of Education,” Taylor said. He called the victory bittersweet. He called Gardner a great guy. “We both want the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Taylor wins in Bridgeport school board recountwas complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I h
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
was complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I hope to be a positive, productive member of the Board of Education,” Taylor said. He called the victory bittersweet. He called Gardner a great guy. “We both want the... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Taylor wins in Bridgeport school board recountwas complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I h
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
was complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I hope to be a positive, productive member of the Board of Education,” Taylor said. He called the victory bittersweet. He called Gardner a great guy. “We both want the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Taylor wins in Bridgeport school board recountwas complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I h
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 4 days ago
was complete. Reached by phone, the new board member said he was excited. “I hope to be a positive, productive member of the Board of Education,” Taylor said. He called the victory bittersweet. He called Gardner a great guy. “We both want the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Taylor wins in Bridgeport school board recountthe recount was complete. Reached by phone, Taylor said he was excited. “I hop
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
the recount was complete. Reached by phone, Taylor said he was excited. “I hope to be a positive, productive member of the Board of Education,” Taylor said. He called the victory bittersweet. He called Gardner a great guy. “We both want the... Read more
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Eagle Bulletin
L’pool school board approves ‘pre-RFP’ proposalof starting classes later for middle- and high schoolers in the Liverpool Centr
Eagle Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
of starting classes later for middle- and high schoolers in the Liverpool Central School District continues to drag on. The Board of Education voted Nov. 6 to approve a proposal of “Step 1 Pre-RFP Work,” as described by the district’s consultant... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Big changes coming for LPS studentsfinancial benefit, was a huge sign of support to our students and faculty," sai
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
financial benefit, was a huge sign of support to our students and faculty," said Deighan. "And again on behalf of the Board of Education and all of our educators and students I couldn't thank the community enough." Copyright 2017 KSWO.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Charter change subject of heated hearingGREENWICH — Opponents of a proposed charter change that would alter how the Boa
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
GREENWICH — Opponents of a proposed charter change that would alter how the Board of Education is elected blasted the idea at a public hearing this week. The town Charter Change Committee, which held the hearing, did not intend for the change itself... Read more
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