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South Florida NPR station staves off takeover by school board

By   /  March 14, 2017  /  Accountability, Education, Federal government, Florida, News  /  No Comments

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A long-term partnership between Miami-Dade schools and the local NPR affiliate has been rocked by missteps on both sides.

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Multiple states ponder turning federal guidance on campus sexual assault into law

By   /  March 9, 2017  /  California, Campus Culture, Connecticut, Education, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi, News, Texas  /  No Comments

Students and faculty in these states need to be aware of what may be coming.

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MPS’s Driver makes questionable case for district being sole charter school authorizer

By   /  March 9, 2017  /  Education, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

MPS Superintendent Driver said she supports making MPS the sole charter school authorizer despite recent research on test scores.

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Senate cracks down on teacher-student sexcapades

By   /  March 9, 2017  /  Education, News, Texas  /  No Comments

“Educator misconduct has become a statewide epidemic,” said Sen. Paul Bettencourt, author of SB 7.

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Q&A: Basis.ed CEO Bezanson on Florida’s charter outlook

By   /  March 6, 2017  /  Education, Florida, News, State Government  /  No Comments

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BASIS.ed CEO Peter Bezanson says the Sunshine State’s charter environment just needs a few tweaks.

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Community college administrators fatten up while seeking $450 million more from voters

By   /  March 6, 2017  /  Campus Culture, Education, News, Taxes, Texas  /  No Comments

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Amid far-flung travel bills and a shrinking student body, Alamo College administrators seek more tax dollars.

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