Director Steve McQueen wears wristband in support of public schools campaign while accepting Oscar for 12 Years a Slave.
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December 27, 2013
The Douglas County district sought to influence its school board election when it commissioned and publicized a report about its "reform agenda" by the American Enterprise Institute, a judge finds.
December 16, 2013
If given final approval by the district's school board, four high schools would have to adopt new mascots for their athletics teams.
July 12, 2013
Candidates for local school boards in two North Carolina districts may soon have to announce their party affiliation.
April 25, 2013
New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg has donated $350,000 to a group that's supporting a candidate for Los Angeles' school board in a runoff election.
March 22, 2013
A new bill focused on asserting the autonomy of local school boards was introduced in the House of Representatives.
March 21, 2013
The Georgia Supreme Court will determine the constitutionality of a Georgia law that allowed governor Nathan Deal to suspend six of the school board's nine members.
March 19, 2013
Maryland's second largest school system needs a dramatic governance change to improve student achievement, county executive argues.
March 07, 2013
Michelle Rhee and other education activists continue to test their influence in local school board races.
March 06, 2013
Only one newcomerelected to the Los Angeles-area school board under a new system designed to bring more diversity to the panel.