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Hear From the 4 Teens Running for Governor in Kansas

Education Week - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 12:52
Four teenagers who are running to be governor of Kansas spoke to their peers during a forum that revealed some differences on issues but an agreement that the state's voters should take their candidacies seriously.
Categories: Education

Mississippi High Court: School Budget Formula Is Not Binding

Education Week - Fri, 10/20/2017 - 12:52
The Mississippi Legislature does not have an obligation to fully fund a school budget formula that was put into law two decades ago, the state Supreme Court said in upholding a ruling from a lower court.
Categories: Education

Gates Foundation Announces New $1.7B for K-12

Education Week - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 22:25
Bill Gates outlined new investments for school networks, curricula, and research and development, and a pivot away from long-time investments that are difficult to sustain or scale up.
Categories: Education

Puerto Rico Faces Huge Challenges in Rebuilding, Reinventing K-12 Education

Education Week - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 20:47
A positive transformation for the island's long struggling schools might be crippled before it can even start—or never take place at all.
Categories: Education

ACLU: Okla. District's New Policy on the National Anthem Unconstitutional

Education Week - Thu, 10/19/2017 - 19:25
The American Civil Liberties Union of Oklahoma says a school district's policy regarding the national anthem is "unconstitutional and unenforceable."
Categories: Education