Faced with competition from vouchers and charter schools, school districts in Indiana and around the country are marketing their educational offerings.
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August 21, 2012
July 27, 2012
The Boston Consulting Group, which has worked with districts and states around the country, suggests that cash-strapped school systems need to make cuts with an eye towards getting the most out of budget dollars.
July 25, 2012
The four will serve on the board of directors of The Broad Center for the Management of School Systems, joining 12 other members.
July 23, 2012
After the school board attempted to fire its superintendent, the Alabama schools chief said he or a designee will run board meetings for the time being.
July 12, 2012
The 970-student Highland Park district has failed in its responsibility to teach its students to read, the organization contends.
June 21, 2012
A group of more than 20 districts have agreed to use a set of shared "publishers' criteria" when selecting language arts and literacy textbooks and other teaching materials.
June 18, 2012
The district had been grouping students by ability instead of by grade level in 10 schools, but leaders say they now need to focus on regaining accreditation in the struggling Missouri district.
June 04, 2012
The struggling school system is now under an improvement plan that includes partnerships with high-performing charter schools.
May 31, 2012
Flat tax revenues and no increase in state funding means that Pennsylvania districts will have to continue to reduce services for students, according to a study by Pennsylvania education organizations.
May 23, 2012
The U.S. News and World Report "Best High Schools" rankings use federal data in part to evaluate schools, but some of that information has been shown to be inaccurate.