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April 09, 2014

Just Two Districts Named Broad Prize Finalists

Gwinnett County in Georgia and Florida's Orange County Public Schools are the only two finalists for this year's Broad Prize for Urban Education.

April 01, 2014

2014 Leaders To Learn From Featured at Live Event

The importance of leadership, equity, children's well-being, and raising academic standards were all on the agenda at Education Week's second annual Leaders To Learn From event.

March 27, 2014

New Partnership Brings Rock and Roll to N.Y.C. Schools

Many more students in the New York City school system will get exposed to modern music education, from hip hop to hard rock and punk, through a new initiative.

March 03, 2014

Affluent Districts More Likely to Restrain and Seclude Students, Study Finds

While most districts do not report any cases of restraint and seclusion, those that do are more likely to be located in wealthy communities.

February 24, 2014

N.J. Enters Agreement on Inclusion for Students With Disabilities

The federal court settlement was prompted by a long-running lawsuit filed by four disability advocacy groups.

February 11, 2014

Could a Cybercivility Task Force Tackle Tacky Selfies?

While a Maryland district plans to form a Cybercivility Task Force to address inappropriate online postings, the role of schools in addressing such behavior is largely uncharted territory.

February 11, 2014

School Leaders Present Their Brand of Accountability for a Renewed ESEA

A group of large-district superintendents outline their vision for what a new version of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act ought to look like.

February 05, 2014

Model Suicide-Prevention Policy Released to Guide District Efforts

The Trevor Project, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the American School Counselor Association, and the National Association of School Psychologists collaborated on the document, which includes sample student handbook language.

February 05, 2014

New Standards on Tap for Food Services Staff in Proposed Federal Rules

The rules would set hiring and ongoing education requirements for employees who manage and operate National School Lunch and School Breakfast programs.

January 27, 2014

Calif. Lawsuit on Teacher Protections Could Have Big Impact on Districts

The potentially precedent-setting trial in Los Angeles features plaintiffs seeking to overturn seniority, tenure, and dismissal procedures.

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