Montana lawmakers are considering bills that would allow charter schools and tax-credits for private-school tuition in the state.
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April 05, 2013
April 02, 2013
Texas Commissioner of Education Michael Williams has said he will implement an A-F school accountability system without lawmakers' approval.
March 19, 2013
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan tried to assure state chiefs that he would not ignore them if NCLB district waivers were granted.
March 19, 2013
The executive director of CCSSO takes a long-term view of federal K-12 funding, and defends super-subgroups in NCLB waivers.
March 18, 2013
Cuts to federal education spending and the common core were big topics at the CCSSO legislative meeting in Washington.
March 13, 2013
The Ohio Board of Education voted for Richard Ross, GOP Gov. John Kasich's top K-12 adviser, to be the state's next superintendent.
March 11, 2013
New Mexico K-12 chief Hanna Skandera may go another year without being officially confirmed by the state legislature.
March 04, 2013
The Alabama legislature passed a new school choice program that outraged Democrats claim is an underhanded political move.
February 28, 2013
South Carolina lawmakers are debating proposals to require armed police officers in every public school.
February 27, 2013
West Virginia Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin unveiled a K-12 overhaul plan this week that includes expanding access to all-day kindergarten.