California schools and districts will have to track academic achievement of students in foster care as a separate accountability subgroup.
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July 12, 2013
May 01, 2013
A new report from the National Center for Education Statistics looks at funding and expenditures for schools across the nation.
April 10, 2013
A new study analyzes effectiveness of New York's weighted school funding scheme.
May 17, 2011
Broward may lose more than 1,400 teachers to plug a $140 million budget hole.
September 21, 2010
A new report out this morning studying the graduation rates of New York City high schools finds a student's 8th grade attendance rate was the strongest predictor if that student would later graduate with his or her peers.
August 09, 2010
Complex Denver school pension deal raises national attention as Sen. Michael Bennet fights for his political life.
June 18, 2010
Chicago's board of education gave permission this week for school administrators to boost class sizes and layoff teachers to deal with a budget crunch.
June 08, 2010
The city's campaign finance office is investigating Michelle A. Rhee's actions in negotiating terms of a deal with foundations to support the District of Columbia's teacher contract .
May 21, 2010
A look at school district news around the nation
April 13, 2010
Budget cuts are leading school districts to consider shorter years and shorter school weeks.