New Mexico K-12 chief Hanna Skandera may go another year without being officially confirmed by the state legislature.
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March 11, 2013
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.
February 11, 2013
After New York state withheld $250 million to New York City schools over teacher evaluation disagreements, parents in the city have sued the state.
February 06, 2013
New Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, a Republican, wants the state's private-school voucher program to expand in 2013.
February 05, 2013
A Texas judge has ruled that the state's K-12 funding system is inadequate, setting up a showdown in the state supreme court.
January 24, 2013
A recent Florida Supreme Court decision on the state pension system could be influencing Gov. Rick Scott's proposal to raise teacher salaries.
January 03, 2013
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 12, 2012
The Florida Board of Education named former Indiana superintendent Tony Bennett as the new education commissioner on Dec. 12.
November 07, 2012
California voters approved new taxes on wealthy residents, sparing K-12 from $4.8 billion in projected; they also rejected curbs on union and corporation political spending.
October 15, 2012
The Washington Education Association is mobilizing for the Democratic gubernatorial candidate and against charters in that state, but a small group of teachers believe the latter is a good idea for the state.