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November 09, 2016

Rep. Virginia Foxx Will Seek to Lead House Education Committee

The North Carolina Republican long has been rumored to be a top candidates to replace the outgoing chairman, Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., who is retiring.

October 27, 2016

The 'Change Agents in the Education System' for This Candidate: Her Parents

Montana Superintendent Denise Juneau, who's running for Congress, has carried on a family legacy in education that has roots on the Blackfeet reservation.

October 25, 2016

What Could Be in Store for Education if Democrats Get More Power in Congress?

If Democrats gain control in one or both chambers, who's likely to head the key K-12 committees in Congress? And what does that mean for education policy?

October 12, 2016

N.Y. Congressional Race Highlights Testing, Charters, Common Core

Zephyr Teachout, the Democratic candidate in New York's 19th district, opposes high-stakes testing and the common core, while GOP candidate John Faso is a big charter school fan.

October 06, 2016

In Bid for Congress, Democrat Juneau Stresses Her Rejection of Obama Policies

Denise Juneau, the Democratic Montana superintendent of public instruction who's seeking the state's at-large seat in the U.S. House of Representatives, has rejected tying tying teacher evaluations to test scores and school turnaround strategies promoted by Washington.

September 23, 2016

House of Representatives Approves Bill to Overhaul Juvenile-Justice Programs

On Thursday, the House passed the Supporting Youth Opportunity and Preventing Delinquency Act of 2016 by a vote of 382-29. It's a proposed retooling of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act, which was first passed in 1974.

September 16, 2016

A Peek at the Senate Bill to Reauthorize Career and Technical Education Law

Following the House of Representative's lead, there's a new bill in the Senate to reauthorize the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act—but what's in it?

September 15, 2016

House Education Committee Backs Bill to Overhaul Federal Juvenile-Justice Law

Supporting Youth Opportunity and Preventing Delinquency Act of 2016, if approved, would become the newest version of the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act.

September 13, 2016

Bill to Reauthorize Career and Technical Education Law Passed by U.S. House

The full House approved a bill that was unanimously backed by the chamber's education committee in July, and gives states some additional flexibility when it comes to CTE.

September 12, 2016

Ed. Sec. Bus Tour: From Early Education Through College

U.S. Secretary of Education John King kicked off a bus tour Monday that will go through six states and eleven cities and towns, ending in New Orleans on Friday at a charter school that has seen a significant turnaround.

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