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The senator made waves at the first Democratic presidential debates by going after Biden's record on school desegregation.
"It’s difficult not to respond when you hear there is such a significant need.”
Small rural school districts have long sought to save money and attract teachers by dropping a school day. Now some urban
Many of the state's school districts have shut down through the end of the week.
Some school districts in Iowa use seclusions rooms to deal with disobedient students, despite complaints from parents and educators.
For months, a high-profile head-hunting firm searched the nation for a new superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School
Until we get to a point where decision making can be shared in Chicago and elsewhere, we will stand with the wisdom of our partners and friends at Dyett who are risking their well-being in their quest for a high performing community school.
Using the latest available data from CPS, Illinois Report Card and the Chicago Teachers Pension Fund, check out these fast facts about CPS.
Education in Illinois comes under much scrutiny. But in order to propose effective ideas to make the system better, Illinoisans should know what the current system looks like.
Los Angeles Unified School District's Board of Education voted nearly unanimously on Tuesday, Feb. 10 to urge a giant Central Valley grower to implement its workers' union contract.
SchoolDigger.com ranked 747 of Illinois' 863 public school districts based on schools' test scores.
Illinois' 2014 statewide races are over, but now it's time to get to work on making the state better, which starts with a better education system for Illinois' students. But first we have to reflect on where we are now before we can move forward.
If I suggested that one terrible idea could save a U.S. school district up to $25 million a year -- cutting an education budget and maybe even increasing teacher numbers -- would you be interested?
Getting teens to pick up a book can be tough, especially during the summer months when school isn't in session. So in an