A new bill focused on asserting the autonomy of local school boards was introduced in the House of Representatives.
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March 22, 2013
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.
March 06, 2013
Millions of dollars in independent expenditures pushed spending in the primary race for three seats on the Los Angeles school board to record levels.
February 28, 2013
The governor of Georgia suspended six of the nine board members of the 99,000-student DeKalb school system in Georgia this Monday
February 13, 2013
New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg sinks $1 million into an election that's a showdown between Supt. John Deasy and the United Teachers Los Angeles.
September 10, 2012
A divide between public school parents and members of an Orthodox Jewish community in New York threatens to tear apart a small school district.
August 24, 2012
A scandal involving the former Omaha school superintendent has continued to roil the districts weeks after her resignation.