Bill changing ISBE intervention in local school boards passes

By   /  December 4, 2014  /  Education, Illinois, News  /  No Comments

SPRINGFIELD — A bill that would limit the Illinois State Board of Education’s intervention in local school boards that was […]

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Bill changing ISBE intervention in local school boards passes

By   /  December 4, 2014  /  Education, Illinois, News  /  No Comments

SPRINGFIELD — A bill that would limit the Illinois State Board of Education’s intervention in local school boards that was […]

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Measure allows for quicker approval of Illinois juvenile justice educators

By   /  December 2, 2014  /  Education, Illinois, News  /  No Comments

SPRINGFIELD — A measure to make it easier for the Illinois Department of Juvenile Justice to hire educators passed the […]

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Lt. Gov.: Let’s scrap and replace Common Core in Mississippi

By   /  December 2, 2014  /  Education, Mississippi, News, Oklahoma  /  No Comments

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Mississippi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves supports junking Common Core and replacing it with a new curriculum.

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Are some Minnesota schools out to lunch over GMOs?

By   /  December 2, 2014  /  Economy, Education, Energy and Environment, Minnesota, News  /  No Comments

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Just when the backlash over first lady Michelle Obama’s school lunch menu leveled off, students in a handful of Twin Cities schools got a taste of what could be another controversial food fad.

The main course? Non-GMO (genetically modified organisms) meals.

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Why did this teachers union ban Coca-Cola?

By   /  November 28, 2014  /  Education, National, News  /  No Comments

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American Federation of Teachers, one of the largest teachers unions in the United States, passed a resolution last week to ban Coca-Cola from its facilities and events.

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