The discipline of Madison schools social worker Sandra Rivera might have gone unnoticed, if not for the furor over the firing of a black school security officer who used a racial slur in its entirely when telling another student not to call him that name.
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Ten educators—half of whom had been killed in school shootings in the 2017-18 academic year—were honored during last year's memorial rededication. Of the 37 names that were added this year, only one death was from the 2018-19 school year.
Michael Casserly, who has led the Council of the Great City Schools since 1992, will step down next year and become an adviser to the group.
A new report from CityHealth finds that 12 of the nation's biggest cities are meeting multiple standards of quality in their prekindergarten programs, including licensed teachers, wraparound services for children, and ongoing professional development for early-childhood educators.
While research has concluded that money can indeed improve academic outcomes, two advocacy groups say it's up to school districts' chief financial officers to make sure that happens.
All 46 schools in the Mesa County Valley School District closed last Thursday and Friday after students and staff at more than a dozen schools experienced norovirus-like symptoms.
Central office is sometimes cast as the 'dark side' by principals who may see people with good intentions who have lost touch with the day-to-day operations of schools. These three principals are using what they know from both sides to benefit their schools.
President Trump has backtracked on a plan to ban flavored e-cigarette sales, to the dismay of some education and health professionals worried about effects on children.
A new study of gentrification's effects on neighborhood schools finds differing impacts based on the race and ethnicity of the new families moving in.