Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 08/12/2012 - 12:26pm
The Public Schools of Northborough and Southborough and the Southborough Police Department in collaboration with the Northborough Police Department have been chosen to be a host site for the “Safe School Initiative and Threat Assessment” training developed by the U.S. Department of Education and Secret Service.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 08/12/2012 - 12:13pm
Students in a central Indiana school district who test positive for drug use could lose the right to participate in extracurricular activities and be forced to undergo counseling as part of changes to the district's drug testing policy.
Submitted by Judy Hartnett on Sun, 08/12/2012 - 11:39am
Hoping to build on state-level reforms aimed at closing the education achievement gap, the Education Department opened its Race to the Top competition to school districts on Sunday, inviting the poorest districts across the country to vie for almost $400 million in grants.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Thu, 08/09/2012 - 4:46pm
With 20 percent of American school children attending rural schools, access to computers and high speed Internet at home is becoming a necessity for students out-of-reach of public libraries and public computer labs.