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The Chattanoogan
McQueen & Her TVAASand three “county” representatives, who are believed to be HCDE superintendent
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 hours ago
and three “county” representatives, who are believed to be HCDE superintendent Bryan Johnson and two members of the elected school board, Tiffanie Robinson and Karitsa Jones, who represent the schools being rather blatantly stolen. (Legal... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Removal of board appointee lacks transparencychange in direction of the beleaguered district last year when the state’s publ
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
change in direction of the beleaguered district last year when the state’s public education agency intervened, removed the elected school board and appointed a board of managers. The elected Edgewood board had grown dysfunctional and needed... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Menendez calls for investigation into possible criminal activity in Edgewood ISDand a state conservator. In the letter, Menendez asked for clarification on th
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
and a state conservator. In the letter, Menendez asked for clarification on the official policy for removal, what training elected school board members underwent and what the TEA or superintendent’s role was in managing the board of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 state-run districts to get systems reviewin January 2015 -- putting the superintendent under the supervision of the educ
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
in January 2015 -- putting the superintendent under the supervision of the education commissioner and dissolving the elected School Board -- because six of the district's 48 schools had been labeled as being in academic distress as the result... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Education Board OKs 5 new charter schoolsPoore, who is the state-appointed leader of the district that has been operatin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Poore, who is the state-appointed leader of the district that has been operating under state control and without a locally elected school board since January 2015. Dean said she understands that the Little Rock district is moving forward but sees... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Grassroots Arkansas to hold own '57 crisis remembranceslow achievement on standardized tests. The number of schools with that label ha
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
low achievement on standardized tests. The number of schools with that label has since been reduced to three. The elected school board was ousted as part of the state takeover, and Education Commissioner Johnny Key serves in its... Read more
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Philly.com
Largest New Jersey city regaining control of its schoolsa monthslong transition process to hand over the reins of the district with its
Philly.com / Posted 8 days ago
a monthslong transition process to hand over the reins of the district with its more than 35,000 students to the locally elected school board. The vote came several weeks after state Education Commissioner Kimberly Harrington supported the move... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Largest New Jersey city regaining control of its schoolsschools to Newark. The decision began a monthslong transition process to hand o
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 8 days ago
schools to Newark. The decision began a monthslong transition process to hand over the reins of the district to the locally elected school board. The vote came several weeks after state Education Commissioner Kimberly Harrington supported the move... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sides in LR school case tell judge deal reachedyear, Marshall dismissed the legal challenge to the state takeover that had res
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
year, Marshall dismissed the legal challenge to the state takeover that had resulted in the dismissal of the district's elected School Board, including Doe-case plaintiffs Jim Ross and Joy Springer. The state takeover occurred because six of... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Central High School to undergo State School Quality reviewand promise, students at Central High School are going into the new school year
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 13 days ago
and promise, students at Central High School are going into the new school year with a fellow Falcon on their side. Newly elected school board member Kendra Williams holds the District 2 seat where Central High is located. She graduated from the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Central High School to undergo State School Quality reviewand promise, students at Central High School are going into the new school year
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 13 days ago
and promise, students at Central High School are going into the new school year with a fellow Falcon on their side. Newly elected school board member Kendra Williams holds the District 2 seat where Central High is located. She graduated from the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Tuscaloosa City School Board member wants teacher raise approved to be moreGood news for Tuscaloosa City Schools: Teachers are getting a raise thanks to a
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 14 days ago
Good news for Tuscaloosa City Schools: Teachers are getting a raise thanks to a board vote. Newly elected school board member Erica Grant said no one sided with her in voting against the pay increase for school district staff. She voted "No"... Read more
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Philly.com
These three fast-improving school districts have lessons for Phillydistricts, but since 2012 it has been the fastest improving. What made the diff
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
districts, but since 2012 it has been the fastest improving. What made the difference? A decade ago the superintendent and elected school board embraced charters, giving them district buildings and almost equal funding. They encouraged... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Official to quit post with county districtand the military duty. The resignation comes at a time when the school distric
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
and the military duty. The resignation comes at a time when the school district -- in its first year of operating with an elected school board after five years of state control -- is building both a new Mills High School and a new Robinson Middle... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
As staffer on administrative leave remains under investigation, Harrisonville School Board stays silentwith more than one student. The stories from community members have been consis
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 20 days ago
with more than one student. The stories from community members have been consistent, and that's why FOX 4 has pressed the elected school board for answers. FOX 4 called each school board member at the phone number listed on the district's website... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Thriftiest bond bid frees more cash for LR schoolsmonth for formal acceptance. Key acts as the school board in the district that
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
month for formal acceptance. Key acts as the school board in the district that has operated under state control without an elected school board since January 2015. The district would net $93,291,592 in project funds as a result of the winning bid,... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tuesday Letters: When will this madness over monuments end?system, stripping away local control. The League of Women Voters believes that
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 24 days ago
system, stripping away local control. The League of Women Voters believes that school authority resides with locally elected school boards. Because charters receive our tax dollars, parents should have access to charter management company... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
We need a better plan to fix Chicago Public Schoolslease tax and tax increment financing (TIF) surpluses. Our students, their pare
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
lease tax and tax increment financing (TIF) surpluses. Our students, their parents and our communities deserve an elected school board. New money must fund what works in schools: lower class sizes, more trauma counseling, sustainable... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Atlanta pastor to speak at interfaith event in Little Rockdistressed. The superintendent was put under the direction of the state Board o
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
distressed. The superintendent was put under the direction of the state Board of Education commissioner and the locally elected school board was disbanded. Three of the six academically distressed schools have been cleared of that label since... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
LR schools on rise, public toldto be the shining star of all the capital city school districts in our nation,"
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
to be the shining star of all the capital city school districts in our nation," said Key who acts in place of a locally elected school board in the state-managed system and has been criticized by some for not being accessible to district... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Training plan in works for school trusteesfor school board trustees The province is preparing to provide "inclusive gove
The Sudbury Star / Posted 1 months ago
for school board trustees The province is preparing to provide "inclusive governance training" to Ontario's next group of elected school board trustees. According to the national procurement site MERX, the Ministry of Education is seeking a... Read more

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