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- Deadline for CPS high school applications extended after data entry error
Chicago Public Schools is reopening high school applications for more than 800 students after a data entry error.
ABC News. Monday, 21 Jan 2019.
- Noah's Ark park battles advocacy group over school visits
Fight is over whether public school field trips to the attraction are legal.
ABC News. Saturday, 19 Jan 2019.
- MISSISSIPPIANS SAY PUBLIC SCHOOL FUNDING NEEDS TO BE A HIGHER PRIORITY
Education funding in Mississippi needs to be a higher priority according to a recent survey. MPB's Jasmine Ellis reports.
NPR. Friday, 18 Jan 2019.
- Connecticut Eyes Requiring Climate-Change Education
A legislative proposal in Connecticut would mandate instruction on climate change in public schools statewide, beginning in elementary school. ...
Newsmax. Wednesday, 16 Jan 2019.
- L.A. family supports teacher strike
Thousands of public school teachers were back on the streets of Los Angeles, striking for the second day. One family impacted by the strike said they stand in solidarity with the educators. Tony Dokoupil reports.
CBS News. Wednesday, 16 Jan 2019.
- Former minister slams Singapore for sentencing British ex-public schoolboy to 'dark ages' punishment
London-born Ye Ming Yuen, 29, has been jailed for 20 years and will also be caned for drug offences in Singapore, prompting former minister Priti Patel to slam the punishment as being from the 'dark ages'.
Daily Mail. Tuesday, 15 Jan 2019.
- Coastal Domination Of Elite Higher Education And Progressive Politics: Are They Related?
Our leading political leaders are predominantly educated at coastal elite private schools, while our business leaders more often attended less exclusive public schools in the nation's interior. ...
Forbes. Monday, 14 Jan 2019.
- North Dakota lawmakers weigh meaty issues in session infancy
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Guns, blue laws and Bibles in public schools: North Dakota lawmakers are considering some weighty issues as the legislative session enters its second full week. ...
Washington Times. Sunday, 13 Jan 2019.
- IDS condemns punishment of British public schoolboy in Singapore, but people are safer there
The brutal murder of Jayden Moodie, 14, last week highlights the crisis we face in London and was a reminder of the destruction and chaos permeating through our society.
Daily Mail. Sunday, 13 Jan 2019.
- Holcomb administration releasing Indiana budget proposal
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb's administration is releasing its recommendations for the new state budget, including how much more money could go toward public schools. ...
Washington Times. Thursday, 10 Jan 2019.
- Los Angeles Teacher Strike Could Be Days Away
If no deal is reached, more than 30,000 union members wouldn't go to work, affecting roughly 480,000 public school students.
NPR. Tuesday, 8 Jan 2019.
- Living In: Fair Lawn, N.J.: An Unpretentious Place That Smells Like Cookies
The Bergen County borough also offers residents a large inventory of entry-level homes, an expanding public school system and a diverse community.
New York Times. Wednesday, 26 Dec 2018.
- Enrollment Fraud Reminds Us That Many Public Schools Aren't Public
The real debate in America is not whether or not we should have school choice, but who should have school choice and what choices that should be available to all citizens, regardless of wealth or political connection.
Forbes. Monday, 17 Dec 2018.
- When Report Cards Go Out on Fridays, Child Abuse Increases on Saturdays, Study Finds
Verified cases of child abuse in Florida occurred at higher rates on the Saturdays after the release of report cards at public schools, according to a JAMA Pediatrics study.
New York Times. Monday, 17 Dec 2018.
- Teens get more sleep with later school start time, researchers find
In 2016, Seattle Public Schools pushed back start times for its 18 high schools by 55 minutes. ...
Science Daily. Wednesday, 12 Dec 2018.
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