Newtown, Conn,. and the Sandy Hook school community are mourning Dawn Lafferty Hochsprung, 47, the principal at Sandy Hook Elementary School, and the 20 schoolchildren and five other adults killed in a mass shooting at the school Friday.
Groups are accepting donations and messages in support of the shooting victims at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut.
Among the 26 people killed at Sandy Hook Elementary are 20 children and six staff members, including the principal.
Some 26 people, including at least 20 children, died after being shot at a Connecticut elementary school Friday morning. The alleged shooter is also dead.
The ASCD will host a public discussion on teacher and principal evaluation.
The El Paso school board is taking steps to challenge a state takeover of the district.
The 16 winners of the Race to the Top District competition were announced.
Michigan's legislature is considering a new Emergency Manager Bill that would have consequences for Detroit and other districts
Philadelphia, Boston, Denver, New Orleans, Hartford, Conn., and Spring Branch, Texas, were awarded grants from the Gates Foundation to foster collaboration and reduce tension between district and charter schools.
A coalition of Michiganders that includes school board members, parents, and the superintendent of the Detroit Public Schools sent a letter yesterday to Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and President Obama questioning the Michigan Education Authority's selection as a finalist in the Race to the Top district competition.