Director Steve McQueen wears wristband in support of public schools campaign while accepting Oscar for 12 Years a Slave.
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March 04, 2014
December 27, 2013
The Douglas County district sought to influence its school board election when it commissioned and publicized a report about its "reform agenda" by the American Enterprise Institute, a judge finds.
December 16, 2013
If given final approval by the district's school board, four high schools would have to adopt new mascots for their athletics teams.
November 26, 2013
The court said Georgia's historical precedent clearly allowed for the state to remove local officials under certain circumstances.
November 06, 2013
Candidates backed by teachers' unions are defeated by opponents who favor charter schools and other choice policies.
October 17, 2013
Local school board asks to be disassociated with the upcoming conference that the main organizer says is a nonpartisan, education event.
September 19, 2013
Four schools in Massachusetts are facing state takeover based on 2013 test scores, while momentum builds behind a lawsuit over takeovers in Virginia.
September 16, 2013
Jaime Aquino says he can't continue as deputy superintendent in the nation's second largest school system because school board members are micromanaging his efforts.
September 12, 2013
Vallas supporters were defeated by challengers in Tuesday's election.
August 21, 2013
A politics-focused collaborative encyclopedia recently launched a new school board portal with the hopes of encouraging civic engagement in education.