Regulation and maintaining independence are the primary reasons private schools choose not to participate in voucher or tax-credit scholarship programs, according to a new report
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January 21, 2015
January 20, 2015
The state's department of education says all new charter schools should have to provide transportation, with existing charters eventually having to bus students as well.
January 16, 2015
The state board of education approved $251,000 in funds to help train school-based teams of special education staff in creating new paths for promotion for students.
January 15, 2015
Individualized education program teams have the authority to create alternate grade progression and graduation standards for some students with disabilities, but the policy is proving challenging to enact.
December 18, 2014
A new law that went into effect earlier this year is proving challenging to implement as the 2014-15 school year reaches its halfway point, according to local reports.
December 17, 2014
The district has been without a permanent superintendent for two and a half years.
December 08, 2014
The approval comes with a number of asterisks, although none of them seem to be related to the turmoil in the Pelican State over the Common Core State Standards.
December 01, 2014
Cole County Circuit Court Judge Daniel Green issued the order on Nov. 25 as part of a court case brought by a group of Missourians who are challenging the state's membership in Smarter Balanced.
November 11, 2014
Get the latest updates on pushback to the Common Core State Standards in Louisiana and elsewhere with two separate presentations on edweek.org
November 04, 2014
Keep on top of the outcome in pivotal U.S. Senate races as the ballot results roll in Nov. 4 and throughout the following day.