Pat Skorkowsky will be superintendent in Clark County, Nev. John McDonough will be interim superintendent in Boston.
After months of protests and last-minute pleas to stop the massive closure, the local board of education supports Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal to shut down campuses in an effort to stave off a looming $1 billion deficit.
The candidate backed by a coalition of wealthy education activists that include New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg was heavily favored to win the runoff for the seat that represents the San Fernando Valley.
There is a webinar about principal evaluation on Wednesday, May 29, at 3pm E.T.
The Associated Press reports that schoolchildren are among the dead after the massive twister struck suburban Oklahoma City Monday.
As the Chicago Board of Education prepares to vote this week, strong protests against massive school closures in the city continue.
Staff and students in Philadelphia are protesting the draconian budget measures.
The Wake County, N.C. district named four semi-finalists for its superintendency last week. Will big districts look to traditional or nontraditional candidates?
The lawsuits, filed in federal court on behalf of parents, allege that the district is violating the civil rights of special education students and African-American students.
Achievement First, KIPP Foundation, and Uncommon Schools are the three contenders to be awarded the Broad Foundation's top charter network prize in July.