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Judge: Release Parkland Shooting Suspect's Education Report

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 19:48
A report detailing the educational background of Florida school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz should be made public despite defense concerns it might threaten his right to a fair trial, a judge ruled Friday.
Categories: Education

Open Carry Issue in Michigan Schools May Not Be Settled

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 13:58
Questions remain after the Michigan Supreme Court ruled that two school districts have the right to ban guns from their schools.
Categories: Education

Teachers to Mount Insurgency at Kentucky's Campaign Kickoff

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 01:18
Terrie White was happy as a retired teacher in western Kentucky who did not follow the news. But that was before a bill popped up in the state legislature that would have reduced the cost-of-living raises for her pension.
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Okla. Governor Puts School Funding Ballot Measure Up for a Vote

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 23:48
Gov. Mary Fallin says a measure designed to give Oklahoma school districts the flexibility to use property tax revenue for classroom needs will appear on the general election ballot this fall.
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How Private Schools and Districts Partner Up on Special Education

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 16:02
Districts still have legal responsibility for private school students with disabilities within their boundaries, but it can be a tricky relationship to navigate.
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LeBron James Opens a School and Speaks Democracy to Power

Thu, 08/02/2018 - 15:50
LeBron James' new I Promise School is about more than just a rich athlete using his money for a good cause, writes Jonathan E. Collins.
Categories: Education