Despite governor’s legal challenge, Alaska district expects to receive full funding
Even though Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s administration has challenged the legality of this year’s school funding for Juneau School District, the board of education's president said so far the district hasn’t changed its plan to spend the budget approved back in March.
Oregon passes law requiring schools to teach the Holocaust
Oregon public school students will be required to learn about the Holocaust and other genocides under a bill signed into law by Gov. Kate Brown on Monday, a measure that was in response to spikes in anti-Semitic incidents across the country.
Florida district launches pilot emergency phone system with panic button
At the start of the 2019-20 school year, teachers at three Duval County Public Schools will have a new way to call for help inside the classroom. The technology department is going to try a pilot emergency notification phone system, which will include a "panic button."