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Severe Crowding in Fla. Forces Tough Choices for Teachers, Students

To understand how big an issue crowding has become at some Palm Beach County schools, visit Hagen Road Elementary in suburban Boynton Beach.

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Native American Students Thriving in Mont. Schools

After five years in the U.S. Army, after being treated badly in the outside world because of the color of his skin, Cecil B. Crawford vowed to never again leave the Blackfeet Reservation.

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Ann Arbor Schools Explore Coach Professional Development After Brawl

District officials at Ann Arbor Public Schools have started to explore options for coach professional development through the Michigan High School Athletic Association in the wake of an on-field football brawl between Huron and Pioneer.

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Palm Scanners Get Thumbs Up in Fla. Schools

At schools in Pinellas County, Fla., students aren't paying for lunch with cash or a card, but with a wave of their hand over a palm scanner.

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Study: 67% of PreK-12 eBooks Purchased from Follett

A recently released survey of electronic book penetration and use among PreK-12 school libraries revealed that 67 percent of the Pre-K-12 schools that purchase eBooks buy them from Follett.

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EagleBank Empowers High School Students to Make Informed Financial Decisions Through Innovative Web-Based Program

EagleBank announced a new initiative to bring financial literacy education to high school students across Washington, D.C. by providing them with access to the EverFi(TM)--Financial Literacy learning platform.

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New Information on Beyond Bullying Summit in NYC


It's no secret that safe, happy and healthy children are more likely to achieve academic success. But bullying continues to be one issue standing in the way of safe and successful students. Educators are invited to attend a powerful all-day event on January 14, 2013 in New York City.

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Pearson Will Provide American Samoa with New Longitudinal Data System

The American Samoa Department of Education (ASDOE) selected Pearson and Choice Solutions Inc. (Choice) to design and implement a federally funded P-20 longitudinal data system (LDS).

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Alabama DOE and Microsoft Annc. Statewide Technology Program

The Alabama Department of Education and Microsoft Corp. today formally announced the official launch of the Alabama Microsoft IT Academy Program. This new initiative is focused on further developing the overall technology skills of students.


High School Students Cheating Less, Survey Finds

Are American students making the grade when it comes to ethics?

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