A new report from the New York City Independent Budget Office offers a fascinating in-depth look at demographics, student outcomes, budget, principal and teacher training, school buildings, class size and more in the nation's largest school district.
A bill that would allow the creation of a new school district in the East Baton Rouge Parish passed the Louisiana House earlier today, the Times-Picayune reports.
The Florida school district will soon offer the programs from the Cambridge International Examinations in 86 schools.
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.