education budget cuts

Politics
Arguing that education budget cuts have whittled away their future, more than 1,000 Boston public school students took to
Politics
"When you are presented with news reporting and statistics and graphics, it's very easy to distance yourself from the problems
Comedy
I've been told by people involved in physical education that gym class has changed since when I was a kid in the 1980s. Now it's about individual achievement and exercise programs. It wasn't like that when I was a kid.
Science
The "MythBusters" guys may not be professional scientists, but they have strong opinions about how science education should
Education
A few nights ago I attended our high school choir concert. It was particularly bittersweet because our young choir director has had quite a year.
Los Angeles
Talk to any LAUSD teacher and they will tell you they clearly want a fair, living wage and that a raise is long overdue. In fact, in my conversations with fellow teachers and health and human services professionals, I have yet to meet anyone who thinks a raise isn't long overdue.
Politics
Packer emphasized that federal investment in education helps fill in gaps that state and local programs don't cover. Sequestration
Politics
The GOP is at it again -- trying to give damaging policy ideas a pretty name in hopes that Americans will not notice that the ideas themselves are dangerous.
Politics
These doubts mirror those expressed in another survey. This month's edition of Whiteboard Advisors Education Insider survey
Education
In the wake of recent budget cuts, the state temporarily relaxed most earmarks, telling districts they could still receive
Education
The School District is broke. Saying the struggling Philadelphia School District is “out of time and out of options,” new
Education
As a result, some classes number around 50 students, preventing teachers from offering one-on-one assistance. Teachers have
Education
(c)2012 the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette The Pittsburgh Public Schools board is preparing to vote on a resolution opposing sequestration
Education
The proposition passed statewide 54 percent to 46 percent. "I've tried to be a pragmatist," he said Wednesday. "I did this
Education
According to the survey’s findings, Congressional disapproval remains high at 88 percent, while insiders are split 50-50
Education
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan has also called for teacher salaries that start at $60,000 and eventually increase
Education
About two-thirds of Wisconsin's school districts will see a drop in state funding this year, marking the second of a two
Education
The plan would also provide financial incentives for universities to concentrate on fields that could help revive Nevada’s
Education
"I think it's going to take a while to get the resources that they were promised," said Sherolyn Shaw, another mother who