The Alabama legislature passed a new school choice program that outraged Democrats claim is an underhanded political move.
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March 04, 2013
February 28, 2013
South Carolina lawmakers are debating proposals to require armed police officers in every public school.
February 22, 2013
Louisiana Superintendent of Education John White laid out a series of K-12 proposals highlighting special education and school turnarounds.
February 21, 2013
Virginia is poised to create a system through which the state would take over management of struggling schools.
February 20, 2013
Texas lawmakers are calling for major changes to the state's testing and accountability system.
February 19, 2013
Robert Scott shares his opposition to the Common Core State Standards with lawmakers in two other states.
February 13, 2013
An Indiana senator is saying the state should suspend implementing the Common Core State Standards, not drop them altogether as he originally proposed.
February 06, 2013
New Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, a Republican, wants the state's private-school voucher program to expand in 2013.
February 05, 2013
A Texas judge has ruled that the state's K-12 funding system is inadequate, setting up a showdown in the state supreme court.
February 01, 2013
A Tennessee state senator has proposed legislation requiring school officials to report gay students' sexual activity to their parents.