An internal investigation found several suspect real estate deals that cost the deficit-ridden district millions. Emergency Financial Manager Robert C. Bobb is holding evidentiary hearings in hopes of getting answers.
A superintendent known for his bold style and frequent job changes is out after just 14 months.
Beverly Gallagher allegedly accepted cash payments in return for promising school construction contracts.
Bloomberg's record as educator-in-chief under attack in NYC mayoral race.
Senior and mid-level employees will undergo three months of management training.
He was in charge of the district's Renaissance 2010 program, which closes low-performing schools and opens new ones in their place.
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KIPP comes in for an unofficial award at the Broad Prize for Urban Education.
The Aldine Independent School District uses a Web-based curriculum-and-instruction system to map out lessons, track students' progress, and shape professional development.
Is the much ballyhooed award the ultimate "get" for urban districts?