A database obtained by the Williamette Week indicates that 47 district buildings—more than half—had lead levels that exceeded national guidelines.


The state of Illinois ended the fiscal year without passing a budget, and school districts across the state are wondering what happens next.


Widespread concern that Confederate symbols foster racism has led to changes in school districts around the country. In Fort Smith, Ark., some residents are pushing back.


Ed Graff, the superintendent of the Anchorage, Alaska, school district beat out Minnesota's education commissioner Brenda Cassellius for the top job in Minneapolis.


Carolyn Starkey Darden, who allegedly submitted fraudulent invoices for tutoring services, is the latest current or former Detroit schools administrator facing criminal charges.


Former NFL player Anthony Hamlet, who is in charge of Palm Beach's struggling schools, is Pittsburgh's new schools chief.


The lawsuits alleged that the school district didn't take seriously the initial complaints of teachers' misbehavior.


A federal judge has ordered the 3,600-student Cleveland, Miss., school district to merge its racially isolated middle and high schools.


Brenda Cassellius, Minnesota's education commissioner, and Ed Graff, the superintendent of the Anchorage, Alaska, school district, are the two finalists for the top job in Minneapolis.


A new Urban Institute report makes the case that boys and young men of color face factors from birth onward that place them at "risk for underperformance in school and life."


Follow This Blog

Advertisement

Most Viewed on Education Week

Categories

Archives

Recent Comments

  • wizytĂłwki RzeszĂłw: I have not checked in here for some time as read more
  • amateursex: I am extremely impressed with your writing skills and also read more
  • livecams: There's noticeably a bundle to learn about this. I assume read more
  • http://brianspdr.com/blog/2009/01/cutlass.html: Thanks for the sensible critique. Me & my neighbor were read more
  • DC Parent: Could ED Week do an analysis on the impact of read more