Jack Martin will become the third emergency manager of Detroit's 40,000-student school system, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder announced Monday.
Candidates for local school boards in two North Carolina districts may soon have to announce their party affiliation.
California schools and districts will have to track academic achievement of students in foster care as a separate accountability subgroup.
U.S. Secretary of Education addresses annual conference of the National Association of Elementary School Principals.
The Education Commission of the States released a paper on open enrollment policies.
A judge ruled that Paul Vallas must step down from his position as Bridgeport's superintendent while a court decision is appealed.
A new Education Week-Gallup survey of the nation's school district leaders finds that a healthy percentage of superintendents are not convinced the common-core standards will improve schooling.
The first evaluation of a six-district, $75 million initiative to improve principal development shows signs of progress.
Districts have an additional year before federal health care legal changes go into effect.
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