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Leaning over chess boards in the middle of classes, seven- and eight-year-olds in one of Florida's largest school districts furrow their brows as they plot moves toward a checkmate.
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With the school year underway, Indiana's teachers are still scrambling to bring themselves and their students up to speed on the state's new education standards only months before students take a revamped, high-stakes exam assessing their grasp of the new curriculum.
Officials with the Georgia Department of Education are reminding teachers, parents and students that they can access free, interactive digital textbooks on the agency's website.
The state school board folded Common Core into the state's College and Career Ready Standards for public schools and has been defending the decision ever since.
LOS ANGELES >> California Gov. Jerry Brown late Friday appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for the state's teachers.
Superintendent George Chando said Monday that he still hadn't seen Greenwich's resolution but read a one and a half page written statement during the school board meeting in response to an article that appeared in Monday's Express-Times.
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Lake Forest man who is accused of sexually assaulting a child under the age of 13, according to the Lake County Sheriff's department.
A school in Pell City is helping students cope with grief after one of their classmates collapsed in a classroom and died.
New, beautiful schools tend to look a lot alike. There's the entrance with lots of windows, which invite not only light but also help enhance security.
Contra Costa County seeks poll workers, especially bilingual ones, in all areas of the county for the Nov. 4 general election.
A criminal case was opened Tuesday against a Bluffton High School teacher amid allegations that he had an inappropriate relationship with a student, authorities said.
A judge declared Texas' school finance system unconstitutional again Thursday, finding that even though the Legislature pumped an extra $3 billion-plus into classrooms last summer the state still fails to provide adequate funding or distribute it fairly among school districts in wealthy and poor areas.
Authorities say the body of a 13-year-old boy who drowned while swimming in a Laredo lake has been found.
A new policy statement published by the American Academy of Pediatrics is on the side of groggy students falling asleep at their desks and their parents who are tired of nagging them to get out of bed in the morning.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 01:09 am
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