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July 29, 2015

Education Department Maps School Boundaries

A new federal mapping project will help districts plan for more equitable school enrollment.

July 17, 2015

Head of Tennessee's State-Run Achievement School District to Resign

Achievement School District Superintendent Chris Barbic is stepping down from the helm of the state-run turnaround district, citing health concerns and a need for fresh leadership.

July 17, 2015

Helping Parents Find the Right Preschool, Via Better Web Tools

Public and privately funded web portals are being created to help parents pick a high-quality preschool based on data, rather than just intuition.

July 16, 2015

Senate Passes ESEA Rewrite With Big Bipartisan Backing, 81-17

Passage marks a crucial step in getting a bill to the president's desk. The Senate and House can now begin conferencing their dueling reauthorization measures.

July 15, 2015

School Choice Expansion Fails Again to Make it Into ESEA Rewrite

South Carolina and Republican Senator Tim Scott's attempt to add Title I portability language to the bill failed.

July 15, 2015

School Choice Expansion Nixed from ESEA Rewrite for the Second Time

South Carolina and Republican Senator Tim Scott's attempt to add Title I portability language to the bill failed.

July 13, 2015

Wisconsin Special Needs Vouchers Survive Controversial Start, Opposition

Wisconsin special education students who have been denied open enrollment into other school districts are now eligible for $12,000 private school voucher.

July 13, 2015

With Long Record on Unions and Choice, Gov. Walker Declares Presidential Bid

Claiming that he had "beat the special interests" and "improved education" during his five years in office, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker announced today that he will officially seek the Republican nomination for president.

July 12, 2015

Senate ESEA Debate: What to Expect This Week

Pressure rises, with nearly 150 amendments filed so far on the bill to overhaul the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, though it's unclear how many will make it to the floor.

July 10, 2015

School Vouchers Make Brief Appearance in ESEA-Rewrite Debate

The U.S. Senate nixed a proposal that would have let Title I dollars follow students to the public or private school of their choice.

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