A new report argues for Boston education leaders to extend charter-like autonomy over hiring, budgeting, and curriculum to all of the city's 128 schools.
The State Board of Education is to consider resolutions that would allow Newark's school board to vote on issues on financial management and the Paterson School board to vote on operations.
Three principals are commended for school leadership and student achievement gains with 2014 Ryan Awards.
Martin J. Blank, the president of IEL, reflects on the state of education leadership and the need for more cross-boundary collaboration to improve outcomes for children and youth.
Cami Anderson said she is "passionate" about the city and "hopeful" about the progress she has seen.
A new report from the Government Accountability Office says that sequestration cuts to Title I and Impact Aid forced some districts to reduce specialists, increase class sizes, reduce professional development, and delay technology upgrades.
The School Reform Commission decided not to pass the school budget, an action that violates the City Charter.
Education Department officials flagged problem areas for the seven districts participating in the No Child Left Behind Act waiver, including delays and changes to strategies aimed at the lowest-achieving schools.
The last of a handful of traditional schools run by the Recovery School District will not reopen in September.
July 1 is the deadline to nominate creative district-level personnel for the Leaders To Learn From class of 2015.