Eight districts that have banded together to work on school improvement issues are preparing their own plan to seek waivers from the No Child Left Behind Act.

A dispute over competitive bidding for school bus contracts has the city's bus drivers' union threatening a strike that could strand more than 150,000 students.

Kriner Cash, superintendent of the Memphis school district, announced his resignation on Thursday night.

Parents returned to school with students at Sandy Hook Elementary School last week as the community and state continue to recover from last month's tragic shootings.

New York City's department of education announced earlier this week that 26 schools will be closed, phased out, or truncated.

In an hour-long PBS "Frontline" documentary, the former District of Columbia schools' chief defends her leadership style and record while running the school system.

The watchdog agency inside the U.S. Department of Education said it found no evidence to substantiate claims that testing improprieties alleged to have happened during the time that Michelle Rhee was chancellor impacted federal education dollars flowing into the District of Columbia public schools.

Connecticut organizations are seeking to ensure that the Sandy Hook community has support in the future and present.

The U.S. Department of Education's office of inspector general is still investigating whether school officials in the District of Columbia cheated on standardized tests during Ms. Rhee's tenure as chancellor.

Students and families visited Sandy Hook Elementary School to prepare for the return to school tomorrow.

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