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Students have a greater chance of coping with traumatic childhood experiences and succeeding in class when they can turn to a trusted adult at school. Read more>>

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Steven Blackburn
These Districts of Distinction runners-up are using innovative methods to improve curriculum and instruction in their school systems. Read more>>

Matt Zalaznick
Elementary-age students at the Marie Philip School at The Learning Center for the Deaf near Boston are programming robots to learn the engineering design process. Read more>>

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State law could be changed to require that Missouri public school districts tell parents if class material, guest speakers or displays in school mention sexual orientation or gender identity. Read more>>

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Now that most—if not all—K-12 districts use a SIS, other school systems have built integrations to streamline processes even further. Here are five platforms to consider integrating with your SIS. Read more>>

Chalkbeat Newark
Gov. Phil Murphy’s proposed budget would ramp up state aid to K-12 school districts by more than $336 million next school year, totaling over $9 billion. Read more>>

The Post-Journal
A proposal would amend the state education law to require private food service management companies to provide ingredient lists and nutritional information for all the meals they provide school districts. Read more>>

Crain's Detroit Business
A new report is casting light on a well-documented issue in Michigan's education system: lack of oversight and accountability for the state's charter schools and authorizers. Read more>>

The Philadelphia Inquirer
Nearly 54 percent of 362 Pennsylvania school nurses surveyed reported having naloxone at their schools. However, barriers like education officials’ reluctance are still keeping the opioid overdose reversal medication out of some schools. Read more>>

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DA Staff
Has your school incorporated acoustical treatments into the design of various spaces, such as classrooms or auditoriums? DA is compiling information about and images of spaces that utilize acoustic elements in a visually pleasing way for a photo-heavy feature that will appear in a future issue. Contact us>>

Opinion & Analysis

A Secret Service report on targeted school violence found that all attackers showed warning signs and most had previously threatened others. While people witnessed a threat or threatening behavior, in many cases they didn’t act or report anything. Read more>>

The New York Times
For generations, snowflakes on a school day have excited children and stressed out parents. But not everything has stayed the same. Read more>>

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Roybi Inc/KidSense.AI
Roybi Inc has acquired KidSense.AI, which utilizes the fundamentals of linguistics, neuroscience and embedded artificial intelligence to build on-device AI and online speech recognition technology for children in multiple languages. Read more>>

Follett Corporation
Follett has released Destiny 17.5, a new version of the solution featuring important enhancements to Destiny Library Manager, Destiny Resource Manager, Destiny Discover, and Collections by Destiny. Read more>>

Construction Watch

Gov. Ned Lamont has agreed to bond $625 million to help towns pay for road projects and school construction. His entire bond package is $1.5 billion, with $200 million for transportation. Read more>>

The Press of Atlantic City
The state charter school association says it will take $900 million to address facility improvements and wants state legislators to consider changing the laws to allow for funding. Read more>>