Central office is sometimes cast as the 'dark side' by principals who may see people with good intentions who have lost touch with the day-to-day operations of schools. These three principals are using what they know from both sides to benefit their schools.
President Trump has backtracked on a plan to ban flavored e-cigarette sales, to the dismay of some education and health professionals worried about effects on children.
A new study of gentrification's effects on neighborhood schools finds differing impacts based on the race and ethnicity of the new families moving in.
The recall is due to the fact that the bus seats don't have enough padding, increasing the risk of students getting injured in a crash.
The Racial Equity Leadership Academy for principals, a partnership between the Los Angeles district and the USC Race and Equity Center, plans to give principals the skills they need to tackle racial equity head-on and address disparities in their schools.
The state's "Influence 100" project includes a leadership development program that will give aspiring district leaders a hands-on opportunity to work through an equity issue in their home districts.
Los Angeles is suing Juul on public-nuisance grounds in a case that could encompass many other California districts.
Principal Kerensa Wing, who was just selected as the principal of the year by the National Association of Secondary School Principals, prioritizes staff development, equity, and student voice in her 3,000 student high school.
The California district rolled out a culturally-specific program to support black male students, and the program has led to positive outcomes for students who had an opportunity to participate.
Louisiana now has a new municipality, St. George, which voted to incorporate after several unsuccesful attempts to create a school system independent of the 41,000-student East Baton Rouge system.