Submitted by Marion Herbert on Thu, 03/22/2012 - 11:32pm
A major part of Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's education overhaul package appeared headed for passage in the state House Thursday night, but opponents weren't giving up as debate continued late into the evening.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Thu, 03/22/2012 - 11:17pm
Since announcing his 163-page education plan last month, Gov. Dan Malloy of Connecticut has held 8 education town halls. Hundreds of teachers and parents have shown up. Some have been more contentious than others.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Thu, 03/22/2012 - 11:08pm
A crisis in the U.S. public education system poses a “very grave national security threat,” requiring an overhaul to offer families more choices, business, education and political leaders said in a report.
Submitted by Marion Herbert on Mon, 02/20/2012 - 11:57pm
Dr. Mary Keller, President and CEO of the Military Child Education Coalition (MCEC), returns to Bossier this week to discuss plans for a Military Student Transition Consultant (MSTC) in the Bossier Parish School System.
Submitted by ANGELA PASCOPELLA on Sun, 02/12/2012 - 5:39pm
Georgia and nine other states last week were released from requirements of No Child Left Behind, a landmark federal education law some say created a national testing craze by requiring students meet increasing academic goals year after year.