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1 hr ago | KAUZ
An Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper who was disciplined following a highly publicized altercation with a paramedic in 2009 is now under investigation for allegedly showing an inappropriate photo to another trooper during a recent Cadet Lawman academy in Burns Flat.
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5 hrs ago | The Island Packet
They look across the street at the Voices Gallery to come up with frames. They've been discussing what makes a good film, now they're putting what they've learned into practice at the Film Making and Video Production Camp.
9 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
Computer science makes up most of the "T" for technology in STEM education and has become a more desired skill in jobs across dozens of industries with higher starting salaries.
10 hrs ago | The Tribune
California is embarking on a first-of-its-kind attempt to improve the academic lives of foster youth by giving schools more money to meet their special learning and emotional needs and holding educators and administrators accountable.
10 hrs ago | ABC15.com
California is embarking on a first-of-its-kind attempt to improve the academic lives of foster youth by giving schools more money to meet their special needs and holding educators accountable for results.
12 hrs ago | Goose Creek Gazette
Berkeley County students and teachers will have less than a year to pivot away from Common Core's curriculum to a new state-developed standard's curriculum.
The measure signed into law by Gov. Pat Quinn on Saturday entitles dyslexic students to special education services.
No charges will be filed against a Michigan high school student who was accused of sickening a teacher by putting Visine eye solution in her coffee, a prosecutor said on Saturday.
The state board of education approved a statement Wednesday guiding school districts on developing a social studies curriculum that prepares students to enter a "globally competitive workforce."
Efforts to eliminate extra pay for teachers who earn advanced degrees are gaining momentum in a small but growing number of U.S. schools, stirring a national debate about how best to compensate quality educators and angering teachers who say the extra training is valuable.
The school district, which serves more than 4,500 children, has been without a permanent superintendent since Martha Liddell was fired by the school board a year ago.
Dozens of Rialto eighth-graders questioned whether the Holocaust occurred in essays written for an in-class assignment this spring.
Maryland education officials say students' scores on a statewide reading and math test made an expected drop across the board as the state transitions to new national learning standards.
Louisiana's Department of Education says the percentage of state high-school students graduating within four years has increased again.
Tiffany Leiseth is a 26-year-old English teacher in Pennsylvania who is facing sexual assault charges after allegedly having had sex with two 18-year-old high school seniors in her home while her husband was out of town.
A doctor says Atlanta's former school superintendent can't endure a trial in the system's test cheating case due to her health.
Updated: Sun Jul 13, 2014 05:44 pm
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