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For Vadehra, the move would be a return to the Education Department, where she worked as deputy assistant secretary for planning
"I've been hearing ... for years now that the current system does not give them the ability to move money where they need
On Tuesday, Harkin unveiled the Strengthening America's Schools Act, a rewrite of the 1965 Elementary and Secondary Education
Kati Haycock, president of the Education Trust, an education lobbying group that criticized last year's bill, lauded the
The tiny Michigan township's school district of about 400 mostly black, mostly poor students is broke. Schools are shuttered
Some don't want to wait that long. Kildee wrote a letter to Gov. Rick Snyder (R) demanding a solution for at least the remainder
That's the latest in Buena Vista, Mich., a school district of less than 500 students that closed its schools Tuesday because
The most immediate cause of Buena Vista's financial strife is an accounting problem. For years, Buena Vista ran the Wolverine
The announcements come as the Common Core faces major backlash from some teachers and critics on the far right and the left
Representatives for the Los Angeles Unified School District and the Department of Education did not return requests for comment
Meanwhile, funding declined in 27 of the 40 states with pre-K programs; in 13 states, it fell by 10 percent or more. States
Forty-two percent of students performed at or above proficient, 3 percent performed at advanced, 82 percent performed between
After a week of April vacation bookended by a tragic marathon bombing and a manhunt that killed one suspect, Tamerlan Tsarnaev
But when she tried to start the Gay-Straight Alliance in her school, Bayli was rebuffed by her principal, sparking a school
That simplistic children's view also affected Cheryl Stober, an investment firm product analyst in Newton, Mass. "If I told
The findings may seem negligible, but school districts nationwide are on alert after a grand jury two weeks ago indicted
On Thursday, in a memo obtained by The Huffington Post, DoDEA Director Marilee Fitzgerald wrote that there would be no furlough
Duncan said the tax fight is"absolutely a fight worth having." Several Republicans asserted that the tax would disproportionately