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.
Seattle superintendent José Banda emailed the district with a plan of action for the MAP test that spawned a teacher boycott.
Opposition is growing in Dallas to Superintendent Mike Miles' plans to implement a principal evaluation system that draws on students' test scores.