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November 07, 2013

A-F Accountability in Oklahoma; Plurality of Schools Receive 'B' Grades

A plurality of Oklahoma schools received B grades on the latest A-F school accountability results the state released Nov. 6.

November 05, 2013

Proposed Colorado Tax Hike to Aid Schools Gets Drubbed at the Polls

A $950 million tax increase to benefit Colorado public schools that would have also restructured education finance in the state was soundly defeated by voters.

November 05, 2013

Terry McAuliffe Wins Va. Governor's Race: More Money for K-12?

Democrat Terry McAuliffe beat Republican Ken Cuccinelli to be Virginia's next governor, setting the stage for potential education policy debates over funding and accountability in that state.

November 05, 2013

Ready for Election Day ... 2014! Three Dozen Gubernatorial Contests Await

Although the 2013 slate of state elections is relatively small, there will be big K-12 impacts from dozens of elections for governor in 2014.

November 04, 2013

New Indiana A-F Rating for Schools Could Focus on Student Growth

A new Indiana A-F school accountability system approved by a legislative panel Nov. 1 would put more emphasis on student growth.

November 04, 2013

Okla. School Ratings War Gets Hotter as Governor, Districts Feud

School district leaders in Oklahoma are increasingly unhappy with the state's A-F school accountability system following data problems, but Gov. Mary Fallin wants them to knock off the criticism.

October 31, 2013

Wisconsin Teachers Sue to Support Gov. Walker's Act 10

Five Wisconsin teachers have sued to permit provisions of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's controversial Act 10 regarding collective bargaining, passed in 2011, to proceed.

October 29, 2013

Can Bloomberg, Melinda Gates Cash Push Colo. Tax Hike to Victory?

Melinda Gates and a philanthropy associated with Gotham City Mayor Michael Bloomberg have contributed significantly to the Amendment 66 campaign in Colorado.

October 28, 2013

Demand for Virtual Ed. Seen Rising in Public and Private Schools

Enrollment in fully online, multidistrict schools grew 13 percent over the past year, to 310,000 students, according to a new report.

October 28, 2013

Testing Reduction Announced by N.Y. Education Chief

New York Commissioner of Education John King announced the elimination of an 8th grade math test for some students and grants to help reduce testing.

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