Los Angeles and San Diego are latest big-city school districts to adopt vegetarian school meal menus at the start of each week.
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July 22, 2013
July 22, 2013
A survey of 45 impact-aid districts reveals that cutting staff and delaying purchases in technology and new curricular materials were widely used strategies to cope with slashed federal spending.
July 19, 2013
District officials say a steep rise in pension costs is forcing them to eliminate jobs.
June 11, 2013
The corporate titan of fun is a sought-after provider of professional development for school districts.
June 07, 2013
Fifty-five districts in the state are running a deficit this year, which is the most the state has ever seen.
June 05, 2013
The embattled district shows signs of improvement that could lead to restoring its standing with state education officials.
May 30, 2013
A bill that would allow the creation of a new school district in the East Baton Rouge Parish passed the Louisiana House earlier today, the Times-Picayune reports.
May 01, 2013
The East Baton Rouge Parish school board plans to move 100 gifted and talented students from a higher-performing elementary school to a lower-performing school this fall in order to improve the test scores of the lower-performing school.
April 29, 2013
Earlier this month, leaders from 15 school districts around the country gathered in Washington to meet with Education Secretary Arne Duncan, share lessons they'd learned, and celebrate successes.
March 29, 2013
Cleveland's schools chief says the district's comprehensive reform plan adopted last year needs a chance to turn things around before state officials step in.