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Looking For Answers: Special School Aims To Teach Students Who Say They Don't Fit In
Unlike New York, where there are a variety of types of schools, Tokyo mandates all schools be the same, including private schools, but the problem with a one-size-fits-all education system is that not everybody fits.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Horizon Charter School faces board vote amid complaints
The fate of Horizon Charter School and its 2,700 students is in the hands of Western Placer Unified's school board after allegations of fiscal mismanagement and complaints from parents.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Judge strikes down state education tax credit program, appeal expected
A Superior Court judge ruled Monday the state education tax credit program enacted by last year's conservative Legislature is unconstitutional because, the judge said, it diverts tax payments to religious schools.
The Modesto Bee
Flash mob draws crowd to celebrate friend battling cancer
"It's not the length of life, but the depth of life," essayist and poet Ralph Waldo Emerson was fond of saying.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Democrats and the National School Board
Andrew Malcom brings us a useful topic of discussion for the weekend, coming in the form of Senator Lamar Alexander delivering the GOP's weekly remarks .
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Alexis Neiers And Tess Taylor On 'Pretty Wild': The Reality Stars Who ...
In this weekend's " The Bling Ring ," audiences will get reacquainted with Alexis Neiers and Tess Taylor, the half-sisters who inspired Emma Watson's Nikki and Taissa Farmiga's Sam respectively in the the Sofia Coppola film .
Gaining control through schools
This letter is to alert parents that the Common Core standards are coming into you schools.
From Cape Breton to Douro: Natalie MacMaster
The east coast, fiddle-playing, sensation will be teaching, for the eighth year in a row, at the Leahy Music Camp.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Looking back and forward: school staff retirements
Photo for The Union by John Hart Bruce Kinseth is retiring vice principal of Nevada Union High School.
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Readers React: Schools should conserve cash
Fifty-nine percent opposed the program; 10 percent were undecided. Here are some of the comments we received on our website and our Facebook page: It's easy to approve when it's not your money.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
The North Shore Outlooks
Cover Story: North Shore teens in crisis
Over a three-year period in 2010, 2011 and 2012, Lions Gate emergency room visits for depression, suicidal thoughts and self-harm have more than doubled for teens.
Education reform is not just for the rich
"With the passing of the "historic educational reform bill," Republicans have proved once again that they "are only for the rich."
City of Newberry announces scholarship opportunity
The City of Newberry proudly announces the availability of a "Newberry-PMPA Community Scholar" Scholarship, given to member cities belonging to the Piedmont Municipal Power Agency .
Tue Jun 11, 2013
The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York
Southern Tier TEA?Party Patriots To Meet June 25
Southern Tier TEA Party Patriots held its monthly meeting May 28 at the Lakewood American Legion, 174 Chautauqua St., Lakewood.
Reform goes after Orthodox in Israel
Education Ministry to give haredi education system four months to reach agreement with State regarding core curriculum - or it will be forced upon them.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Services pending for Virginia Jones, Lubbock artist
Lubbock artist Virginia Griffing Jones, who was born May 4, 1926, in Dallas, passed away Saturday, June 8, in Lubbock.
Editorial: Home schooling is cheaper and more productive
There was a time when property taxes, funds from state, local and federal agency took a back seat to the public's school choice.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
New School Planned For Paris Jackson, Who Wants To Live Following Suicide Attempt
Paris Jackson's shocking suicide attempt will probably lead to a change in school due to the bullying she receives.
Scotland on Sunday
Scottish Tories propose school transfer vouchers
SCOTTISH Conservative leader Ruth Davidson yesterday backed a massive shake-up in Scotland's education system, saying parents should be able to pick and choose where to send their children in order to weed out "failing" schools.
The most philosophical second grader in America
But that's not the philosophy of the most philosophical second grader in America, Jack Smalley, age 7, of Mantua in Gloucester County.