The Minnesota legislature is heading to a special session over education funding, after Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed a spending bill that he said was inadequate.
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May 20, 2015
May 18, 2015
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is threatening to veto lawmakers' entire education budget bill if they don't include an additional $150 million for universal preschool.
May 11, 2015
President Barack Obama has nominated Julius Lloyd Horwich, currently the deputy assistant secretary for legislative and congressional affairs.
May 06, 2015
The U.S. Department of Education is talking to city officials about funds available through a program intended for communities recovering from traumatic events.
May 05, 2015
District and state officials who participated in Race to the Top and the School Improvement Grants said they had a turnaround knowledge gap.
April 21, 2015
Arne Duncan fielded questions from reporters around the country at the Education Writers Association's conference in Chicago.
April 20, 2015
Opting out is all the rage, except in Burbank, where rage is all the rage. Meanwhile, are we using the right drivers for education? All this and more, last week in Curmudgucation.
April 12, 2015
Common Core fading, Andrew Cuomo evaluating, Jeb Bush running, Arne Duncan talking, and everybody taking a look at the Alexander-Murray ESEA rewrite.
April 08, 2015
Major topics of discussion in Scottsdale, Ariz. include eliminating textbooks, dramatically changing school models, and asking students what they need in ed-tech.
April 07, 2015
Technology should make learning more meaningful and better support teachers, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan told developers at the ASU+GSV summit on Tuesday.