The U.S. Department of Education is talking to city officials about funds available through a program intended for communities recovering from traumatic events.
Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said at a Nevada high school that she wants to give students who came to the county as undocumented minors a path to citizenship.
District and state officials who participated in Race to the Top and the School Improvement Grants said they had a turnaround knowledge gap.
All three new GOP candidates have dissed the Common Core state standards as federal overreach.
My Brother's Keeper, a key initiative of Obama's administration, was launched in 2014 to address the needs of boys and men of color.
The National Education Association signaled its support for a bill introduced by Rep. Joe Courtney, D-Conn., that would repeal the tax, which goes into effect in 2018.
Delisle, who was confirmed in 2012 as assistant secretary for elementary and secondary education, played a key role in bringing a state chief's voice to the U.S. Department of Education.
Sanders has a track record on testing, teacher quality, and higher education policy.
The U.S. Department of Education will award five to seven demonstration grants ranging from $400,000 to $600,000 to tribal communities.
The president underscored that his administration has put a priority on programs aimed at helping communities plagued by chronic poverty, high crime, and low graduation rates.