January 2013 Archives

A federal appeals court upheld the dismissal of an Illinois principal who contends she was terminated for questioning alleged financial improprieties by her predecessor.

A state does not have give a teacher the same credit for out-of-state experience as it gives to those within the state, a federal appeals court has ruled.

A federal appeals court upheld a Wisconsin law curtailing the collective-bargaining rights of public-employee unions, including the teachers' unions.

A school district is not required to provide special education services to a Maryland student enrolled in a private school, a federal appeals court has ruled.

A federal judge has refused to block a Texas high school's program of requiring student-identification badges with tracking chips.

The 25th anniversary of Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier arrives Jan. 13 amid fresh examinations of the issues raised by the student speech case.

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up two appeals involving sexual harassment involving teachers and students.

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