Seven secondary schools in Camden are demanding that Conservative Education Secretary Michael Gove rethinks the “devastating” impact of downgrading hundreds of English pupils at their schools.
K12 Inc., the nation's leading provider of proprietary curricula and online education programs for students in kindergarten through high school, announced it has partnered with Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District to launch a new, blended online learning program for high school students across the district.
Common Sense Media launched an online learning platform to help elementary students use technology safely and responsibly called Digital Passport, which is free for teachers.
Advocates for special education students will rally Wednesday in Lansing, hoping to influence state officials to abolish rules they say are leading to increased class sizes and caseloads.
The Clearfield Area School District decided to move forward with plans to close the middle school and Centre and Bradford elementary schools and will hold a public hearing on the closures in October.
The Clark County School District is responding to hundreds of complaints by parents frustrated over transportation issues.
With increased focus on student achievement and budget shortfalls over the past few years, districts are demanding more proof of efficacy and a higher return on investment from their educational partners. Curriculum Advantage, Inc., provider of Classworks online instruction and assessment, is proving the clear choice for discerning buyers.
About 148,000 students sucessfully completed 303,000 half-credit Florida Virtual School courses this past school year.
A California law requiring school districts to update their anti-harassment and anti-bullying policies has been seemingly ignored by five Long Beach area school districts, according to a Long Beach Press-Telegram investigation.
The school year has barely started, but even so, administrators in the Brush School District already are looking at test scores.
Built specifically for the new standards and using the language of the CCSS, Ready™ Common Core offers students in grades 3–8 rigorous instruction and practice in math and reading while also offering teachers multilevel resources and tools to easily implement these lessons.
The largest school district in the state is offering a new tool to report (hotline and online), track and address bullying or other potentially harmful incidents.
The Oswego District 308 Board of Education will continue to work through transportation issues caused in part by what officials said Monday night was the lack of complete traffic studies that were to be done before the school year started.
Monsanto announced today at the Farm Progress Show that 176 school districts in 35 states have been selected to receive grants of up to $25,000. The America's Farmers Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, will invest $2.3 million in rural schools across the United States during the 2012-2013 school year.