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August 21, 2013

Ex-Green Dot Official in L.A. Running for California Superintendent

Marshall Tuck, a former executive with two Los Angeles school groups, including Green Dot Public Schools, has announced his candidacy for California superintendent in 2014.

August 14, 2013

Standoff in Pa. Continues as $45M for Philly Schools Still Frozen

A stand-off has emerged between Philadelphia public schools and state Republican leaders as the city system grapples with financial problems.

August 08, 2013

Indiana Chief Finds 'Manipulation' of School Grades

Indiana superintendent Glenda Ritz says a preliminary examination shows "manipulation" of school grades under former K-12 chief Tony Bennett in 2012.

July 12, 2013

Teachers Call for Ouster of Tennessee Ed. Boss After Pay Overhaul

The recent adoption of a new teacher-pay plan in Tennessee has spurred backlash from many union members, including calls for the state's education commissioner to be fired, reports The Tennessean.

July 09, 2013

Lawsuit Aims to Strike Down New Charter Law in Washington State

A coalition of K-12 advocacy groups has filed a lawsuit against Washington state's new charter law, alleging it is unconstitutional.

June 20, 2013

Just What is Pa. Gov. Corbett's Relationship with Philly Schools?

A new poll urges Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett to take on the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, as the city deals with massive school layoffs.

June 14, 2013

Are Maryland's New Teacher-Evaluation Deals a Hoax?

Maryland says it has reached new teacher evaluation deals with districts, but the agreements mean different things to the state and the state teachers union.

June 10, 2013

Teacher-Evaluation Troubles Sprout in Maryland; Court Spat Looms

Several districts in Maryland are disagreeing with the state over what their teacher evaluation plans must contain.

June 07, 2013

Gist Gets Another Two Years as R.I. Education Boss

The Rhode Island Board of Education extended the contract of Commissioner of Education Deborah Gist by two years on June 6.

May 14, 2013

New Attack on Common Core From Pennsylvania Democrats

Pennsylvania Democrats are saying the common core is not being funded properly and could lead to dramatically lower graduation rates.

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