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January 24, 2013

Florida Teacher Pay Raises: A Side Effect of Court Ruling on Pensions?

A recent Florida Supreme Court decision on the state pension system could be influencing Gov. Rick Scott's proposal to raise teacher salaries.

January 17, 2013

Indiana Governor's K-12 Budget Includes Performance Funding

New Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has proposed that a 1 percent K-12 funding increase in fiscal 2015 be awarded based on student performance.

January 15, 2013

New Gun Laws, Money for School Safety Poised to Pass in N.Y.

New York is about to adopt strict new gun control policies and create "school safety improvement teams" following the Dec. 14 school shootings in Newtown, Conn.

January 03, 2013

N.Y. Reform Commission Stresses Teacher Prep, More Learning Time

A New York state commission on education reform recommended extended learning time and higher bars to enter the teaching profession in a Jan. 2 report.

December 18, 2012

Teachers Should Carry Guns at School, Texas and Okla. Lawmakers Say

Lawmakers in Oklahoma and Texas have proposed allowing school staff members to be armed in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting.

December 13, 2012

Massachusetts Education Secretary Resigns from Cabinet

Massachusetts Secretary of Education Paul Reville, who worked on achievement gap issues and served as Gov. Deval Patrick's top education advisor, will leave Patrick's cabinet.

December 12, 2012

Tony Bennett Named New Florida Education Chief

The Florida Board of Education named former Indiana superintendent Tony Bennett as the new education commissioner on Dec. 12.

December 06, 2012

Would New Emergency Manager Bill Circumvent Michigan Voters?

Michigan lawmakers are considering a new version of the emergency manager law that opponents say would resurrect Public Act 4, which was voted down on Nov. 6.

November 27, 2012

Jeb Bush Urges Allies to Stand Firm on Ed Policy

By Sean Cavanagh Washington Jeb Bush, whose political aspirations are a favorite source of speculation in this city, urged attendees at an education conference he organized to act as aggressive champions of contentious school policies—regardless of the political fallout. The former Republic...

October 10, 2012

Cash, Votes, and Charter History in the Evergreen State

A Washington State poll shows a ballot measure to allow charter schools in the state has a plurality of support, and spending on the campaigns related to the initiative has approached $5 million.

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