A pair of polls released by The Washington Post this week show the personal popularity of Rhee and her chief patron, Mayor Adrian M. Fenty, have taken a precipitous fall in the Nation's Capital.

A California school district decides to return dictionaries to classrooms after a committee decision.

Chicago school board members and district administrators are being investigated for questionable spending.

Michelle Rhee explains her recent remarks about laid-off teachers being dismissed for being physically and sexually abusive.

A new documentary takes a critical look at America's public schools.

A California district removes dictionaries after an elementary school student stumbles across "oral sex" in a school copy of Webster's.

Experts say America's school districts have to tighten their budgets and spend money far more efficiently than ever before.

The Minneapolis school board picks Bernadeia Johnson as its choice for the top job.

The Pearson Foundation has given New Leaders for New Schools $3 million to help it continue developing its programs and focus on high schools.

Members of Congress want to include a grant program supporting training and placing principals in high-need schools in the next version of the Elementary and Secondary Education ACT

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