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55 min ago | Myrtle Beach Online
Joe Maffo's company, Critter Management, had its contract to remove alligators terminated by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources in late June.
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4 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net
The discord was so high Tuesday ahead of the meeting that Glenda Ritz, the state superintendent of public instruction, released a statement blasting a proposed resolution giving the board more control over a waiver of federal education requirements.
4 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online
Patriots' attorney Andrew Phelan said Wednesday the team has agreed to produce 317 pages of materials sought by Hernandez's defense attorneys.
4 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor
Cobb County police investigate an SUV where a toddler died near Marietta, Ga., when the father forgot to drop his child off at day care and went to work, in this file photo from June 18. Parents leaving children alone in a hot car, often with tragic consequences, have been making headlines this summer.
9 hrs ago | The Washington Post
With a big line of storms barreling out of the mountains, we decided to meet at the Lincoln Memorial for a storm chase.
13 hrs ago | The Washington Post
Most colleges and universities lack accurate information about the number of sex assaults on their campuses, and many fail to encourage students to report such violence, according to a report Wednesday from a Senate Democrat.
15 hrs ago | Center for American Progress
In 2011, the Center of American Progress released the first-ever attempt to evaluate the productivity of almost every major school district in the country.
Nicole Kidman , Colin Firth , and Mark Strong star in the upcoming film "Before I Go to Sleep," which is based on the bestselling novel of the same name by S.J. Watson.
The Criterion-Referenced Competency Tests are administered to students in grades 3-8 in the subjects of reading, language arts, math, science and social studies.
The Texas Constitution requires the Legislature to "establish and make suitable provisions for the support and maintenance of an efficient system of public free schools."
A Longs man was arrested Tuesday in connection with a sexual assault reported outside the Conway Wal-Mart last month, according to an incident report.
Across the country, the backlash grows against standardized tests, with parents, educators, state officials and students proclaiming they've had enough.
The Fourth of July 2014, in a way, can be compared to the Fourth of July 1776, in that our founders... Che Sun of China listens during math class at Newcomb Central School in Newcomb, N.Y., in Februrary.
Delegates of the National Education Association, the nation's largest teachers union, voted at their annual convention to call on Duncan to resign after similar efforts had failed in previous years.
The Texas Bar Foundation has awarded a $16,000 grant to the University of Texas-Pan American in an effort to support the Law School Preparation Institute , according to Your Valley Voice.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. A report investigating cheating allegations at Male High School on the Kentucky ACT Compass was released by the Kentucky Department of Education on Monday, July 7. A finding from the report reveals students at Male High School did receive help in answering test items on the Kentucky ACT Compass test from teachers and students.
There's some good news and bad news in data released Monday by state education officials Monday: ACT and Michigan Merit Exam scores have increased, but the number of career- and college-ready students has decreased.
Updated: Wed Jul 09, 2014 08:20 pm
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