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Principals of the Edmonds School Board are meeting virtually on Tuesday evening. Educators working in the Edmonds School District’s special education program and their supporters appeared outside the virtual Edmonds School Board meeting on Tuesday to voice their concerns about the program, saying in a letter that they ” feel completely abandoned” by the district …

RALEIGH — State Superintendent Catherine Truitt announces she is launching a new Parent Advisory Board to bring the voice of parents to the education of students. The 48-member advisory council will include six parents or guardians from each of the state’s eight educational regions to ensure diverse geographic participation with the app available to parents …

DOWNINGTOWN – Principals have approved the retirement of District Superintendent, Dr. Emilie M. Lonardi, effective June 30, 2022. Lonardi served as superintendent for the past 24 years, including the five latest in Downingtown. Under his leadership, DASD Schools continued their legacy of excellence, with all three high schools being annually recognized as the top performing …

HARRISBURG — With a single sentence slipped 15 pages into an otherwise dry budget report on the state Department of Education, an independent tax watchdog has embarked on a heated and deeply politicized debate about the links between funding schools and student performance. In a section of the report analyzing the relationship between …

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — The book ban debate is taking center stage at the Tennessee State Capitol. Earlier this month, the McMinn County School District Board voted to remove Maus, a Pulitzer Prize-winning book on the Holocaust, from his program. Some leaders support the movement, others say the action does nothing more than an attempt …

After more than four hours of discussion, Novato Unified School District administrators agreed to $4 million in budget cuts, including at least 30 teacher layoffs. The layoffs and other cuts are seen as crucial to aligning with a drop in student enrollment, eliminating deficit spending and refining an organizational structure that hasn’t been streamlined in …

RENO, Nev. (KOLO) — After much deliberation, the Washoe County School District (WCSD) Board of Trustees voted unanimously to bring high school graduations back to the Lawlor Events Center on campus at University of Nevada at Reno. For the past two years, graduation ceremonies have been held on high school campuses due to covid-19 restrictions, …

BREVARD COUNTY, Florida. – The state’s attorney’s office announced Monday that it found “no foul play” in the case filed against Brevard County Public Schools by the parents of a child with Down syndrome who had a mask attached to his head. State’s Attorney Phil Archer said after reviewing that investigation, he found no criminality …

School administration proposes a significant increase in mental health staff Sunday, January 16, 2022 7:47 PM Last update: Sunday, January 16, 2022 7:57 PM Posted: Sunday January 16th, 2022 7:47 PM Joanne Wallenstein Hits: 109 At the same time that student enrollment at Scarsdale Schools has fallen by more than 200 students, staff have gone …

to cook After two tight ballots, the Altoona region school board appointed Chris Cook as the vacant principal of the school on Monday evening. Cook, whose appointment is effective immediately, will serve a two-year term on the school board that was released early last month with the resignation of former board chair Sharon Bream. “I …

An award-winning superintendent of a suburban Seattle school district is competing with a longtime local district administrator for the leadership position of the San Diego Unified School District. In a few weeks, the public will meet with Susan Enfield and Lamont Jackson, the only finalists selected by the school board to replace former Superintendent Cindy …

VANCOUVER, Wash .– The Evergreen School Board in Vancouver, Wash., Fired Superintendent Mike Merlino after putting him on paid leave as part of a misconduct investigation earlier this month. At a special meeting, school board members voted to fire Merlino immediately and without cause, allowing Merlino to receive about a year’s salary at almost $ …

Teri Lapp (left) is credited with serving on the Morgan County School District Re-3 Education Council from 2017 to 2021, spending the last two years as board chair. (Katie Roth / The Fort Morgan Times) Derek Gerken (left) is credited with serving on the Morgan County School District Re-3 Education Council from 2013-2021 (Katie Roth …

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) – Clark County School District Superintendent Dr. Jesus Jara released a statement regarding his future with the school district on Friday evening after a few tense months with school board administrators. In his statement, he announced that he would return as acting superintendent on Monday, December 6. His full statement is as …

SANTA MARIA, California – The Santa Maria-Bonita School District is looking for a new superintendent and wants to hear from the community. The school district board is asking the public for their input on the research to ensure it is a collaborative and inclusive process. Board members are asking students, staff, parents and other community …

Nov 18 — The Palestine Independent School District offered its employees grade 11 turkeys on Tuesday, November 16. “We have so much to be thankful for as a school district,” said Stanley Sokolowski, Chairman of the Board of Directors of PISD. “On the part of the board, giving our employees turkeys only shows a small …

Hudson Mayor Craig Shubert will not face criminal charges following the firestorm he started in September by demanding the resignation of the school board or facing criminal charges for false allegations of authorization of child pornography in a college class. Summit County Prosecutor Sherri Bevan Walsh released her ruling on Tuesday, accompanied by a scathing …

BELBROOK, Ohio (WDTN) – The local Bellbrook-Sugarcreek school district held a special meeting on Saturday, November 6, 2021 to discuss allegations of misconduct involving employees in the district. Bellbrook-Sugarcreek school principal faces charges After several hours of executive session, Deputy Superintendent Sheila Woody released a statement regarding the results of this meeting. In the statement, …

The New Haven public school system and the Students for Educational Justice organization recently received a $ 600,000 grant to design anti-racist teaching practices and curriculum development in K-12 classrooms across the country. the city. Brian Zhang 01:19 am, October 28, 2021 Contributing journalist Daniel Zhao, senior photographer The New Haven public school system – …

Stoughton High School initially evacuated some of its students and staff on Monday, October 25, based on a report of a person wielding a gun. That evening, administrators said the protocol was wrong. The school first followed a protocol known as ALICE, developed in recent years to assist authorities when an armed person is on …

A New Jersey congressman received a significant pay raise for his post in the Paterson School District this year, according to payroll records. Benjie Wimberly’s salary rose from $ 147,105 to $ 169,778, according to district records, a huge increase of $ 22,600. Wimberly represents District 35, which includes Paterson, in the New Jersey Assembly. …

A Virginia school board superintendent who denied having “any record” of a student raped by a 15-year-old “boy in a skirt” reported the assault to the school board on the day of the attack, an e- report reveals recently leaked mail. . Loudoun Schools Superintendent Scott Ziegler initially told parents at a school board meeting …

NEW BLOOMFIELD – The New Bloomfield R-3 School District School Board heard Professional Development Chair Lauren Sweeten discuss the district’s professional development plan at their October meeting. She informed the board that the plan hasn’t changed much from previous years, but that they were able to incorporate some of the things they learned at the …

Wahl Editor’s note: Ahead of the Nov. 2 election, the Times-Republican sent out questionnaires to all declared candidates in municipal, municipal and school elections. We will be printing one candidate’s responses per day to city council and school board races this week in alphabetical order. In the school board race, Karina Hernandez is the only …

In 2012, the Milwaukee Public School (MPS) suspension rate for black students was 85% of the district’s total suspensions. Today, little has changed according to a report presented to a school board committee on Oct. 5. This is despite a January 2018 agreement with the Office of Civil Rights of the United States Department of …

(Posted on October 12, 2021) By Linda Dillman, Editor-in-Chief The action was swift and the October meeting was short for the local Jefferson School Board compared to previous months with a packed audience and a plethora of speakers. From the call to order by board chair Melissa Adams to the final hammer blow, the October …

YPSILANTI, MI – The Ypsilanti school board will discuss the resumes of candidates vying for a board seat recently vacated by a long-time member. The board will hold a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, October 11, during which it will select the top three candidates that it will then interview on October 18. …

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) – A school district in Wisconsin has built a new football field. In Iowa, a high school weight room is being renovated. Another in Kentucky replaces two outdoor tracks – all funded by billions of dollars from federal congressional pandemic relief sent to schools this year. The money is part of …

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – Newport News Public Schools have come up with a new plan to keep students and staff safe at school. It’s been just over two weeks since a 15-year-old reportedly brought a gun to Heritage High School, had an argument with another student and ended up shooting, injuring two students. Newport …

New COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) – Several administrators and an administrative secretary will not be returning to Vista Ridge High School, District 49 said in an email to parents this week, but it’s not entirely clear why . The email confirms that Assistant Principal Angela Duca, Assistant Principal Sarah Ricci, Athletic Director Brandon Monson and …

(The Center Square) – Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has said that a US Department of Justice (DOJ) investigation into a “worrying spike” in threats against school boards nationwide is designed to intimidate ” worried parents ”. “Attorney General Garland is arming the DOJ by using the FBI to prosecute concerned parents and silence them through …

School administrators have faced hostility from some parents and residents after the Pennsylvania mask order for schools took effect last month. This week, the Pennsylvania Principals Association released an investigation indicating the intense backlash they are experiencing from parents who oppose the statewide mask order. The survey found that 44% of principals who responded said …

Voters in the Northeast Local School District have a contested election race board to decide this fall. Three seats are available for four-year terms starting in January, and four candidates will give voters choices to make. The three incumbents whose terms expire at the end of the year – Mike Boff, Eric Wiemken and John …

(The Center Square) – Illinois’ playbook for the 2021-2022 school year was a throwback to in-person learning, with a limited number of students who would need distance learning. This has changed. “With the directive to go back to in-person learning, everyone has prepared for it,” Thomas Bertrand, executive director of the Illinois Association of School …

In summary The possibility of offering transitional kindergarten to all 4-year-olds will fill a critical gap in equity in access to preschool education. By Steven Kellner, Special for CalMatters Steven Kellner is a former school principal who now works for California educational partners, a non-profit organization. One Tuesday evening in May, third-grade teacher Clara Yanez …

Lawyers representing the plaintiffs in a lawsuit against the state government school mask warrants filed on Friday to allow the PENNCREST school district, as well as two other school districts, to join the lawsuit. The law firm of Dillon, McCandless, King, Coulter and Graham LLP has filed a petition in Commonwealth Court to allow the …

The Steamboat Springs School Board will continue to hold meetings in a virtual format for the foreseeable future as a plan to move meetings to Steamboat Springs Middle School will take time to adjust. The district is pursuing a move to the college to allow for a larger audience that was already difficult to fit …

The Clarendon School District 4 board of directors passed a resolution on Monday evening urging the state general assembly to repeal the state budget provision that bans mask mandates in schools. In a 6: 1 vote, with MP John Hardy voting against the motion, school board members agreed to sign a resolution imploring the General …

A county committee on Saturday refused a demand by Santa Monica to kill an independent school district in Malibu; later, officials from the two cities adopted a potential settlement. At the September 18 meeting, the special committee of the LA County Office of Education voted, 8 to 2, to have its staff look further into …

The Cumberland Valley School Board voted 8-1 Monday to stick to an existing health and safety plan that requires students, staff and visitors to school buildings to wear masks indoors in order to trying to limit the spread of the coronavirus. The council vote came after a lengthy period of public commentary which saw a …

Myers said she, like many others, was not a personal fan of wearing a mask, but wore one whenever needed. Since the onset of the delta variant and the surge in cases that followed, she said she wore a mask in all major public places she visited. Myers said she was unsure whether masked children …

FORT SMITH – People who live in the Fort Smith School District face the prospect of a different make-up of the school board in the wake of the 2020 census results. Lawyer Marshall Ney, district legal counsel, told the board of directors on Monday that Arkansas law could require a school district with a minority …

Posted: September 17, 2021 School board election In his weekly post, the Superintendent. Elder invites employees and the public to the School Board Candidate Forums and encourages them to vote in the next election. Board Members Lorenzo Garcia, Candelaria Patterson, Elizabeth Armijo and Dr David Peercy All elections matter, but the one in a few …

The Chula Vista Elementary School Board on Wednesday night appointed a Sweetwater Union school district administrator and teachers’ union official to its board, fueling concerns among some members of the South Bay community who say Sweetwater is gaining undue influence on its twin elementary school district. The divided board decided to pick Cesar Fernandez out …

Schools in Leon County, home to the capital Tallahassee, are set to become another school district in Florida to institute a mask mandate for students that does not give parents the choice to opt out, in violation of a government order. Ron DeSantisRon DeSantisSchool’s Mask Battle Takes Over Texas AP Tells DeSantis To Stop Assistant’s …

Top line The Biden administration is expected to crack down on states that ban school districts from imposing mask warrants, but Education Secretary Miguel Cardona suggested on Sunday that revoking their federal funding would be counterproductive, as the federal government escalates its battle against school mask warrant bans after Florida punished two neighborhoods that violated …

Tom Pritchard’s office – a small room with a meeting table, desk, and photographs he took of nature – was empty most of the day Thursday as he visited many district campuses to check on how to get by. was on the first day of each school for the last time in his career. Pritchard, …

Johnson County health officials are proposing a health ordinance that would require private and public elementary schools to require masks for all students and staff. The Johnson County Council of Commissioners will vote on the proposal at its meeting Thursday morning, according to the council’s agenda. The proposed order comes as the Delta variant skyrockets …

GUILFORD – A group of new Republican candidates – at the center of the city’s debate over how race is taught in schools – have ousted their party incumbents for re-election to the Education Council. The curriculum debate was led by local parents and members of the Truth in Education organization, which endorsed five candidates …

In just under a month, students in the Woodland Joint Unified School District around the world will be wondering where the time has passed this summer as they prepare for a full year of face-to-face teaching and some normalcy. to start the year. At a board meeting on Thursday evening, district administrators provided board members …

A schools superintendent filed a lawsuit against the all-male Ridgefield Park school board, saying they suspended her because of her gender and replaced her with a male. Angela Bender, 59, is the first woman to be awarded a full-time contract for this position in the district and has been “faced with hostility and discrimination” by …

North Carolina school boards in Republican-leaning counties are taking action they say will prevent the teaching of critical race theory – and which some teachers say could lead to witch hunts. This week alone, school boards in Cabarrus, Johnston and Moore counties passed resolutions or policies they say are aimed at preventing the teaching of …

SPRINGFIELD – Six days after severing ties with the international education network Sabis, the city’s first charter school has a new name, a new team of educators to manage its transition, and even a new software company to handle its records students. Administrators at the former Sabis International Charter School found themselves in a difficult …

According to a recently released paper, school districts in Virginia spend more than $ 34,000 on coaches for critical racing theory, even though they say they have no plans to teach the students’ curriculum. The bill, first reported by Fox News, obtained by parents through an Freedom of Information request, reveals schools and public schools …

by: Austin Schick, Brandon raglow Posted: Jul 1, 2021 / 3:45 PM CDT / Update: Jul 1, 2021 / 3:56 PM CDT PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) – There is a new chairman of the Peoria Public School Board. During Thursday afternoon’s meeting, members elected former Vice President Gregory Wilson to replace former President Doug Shaw. In …

REDDING – School board members blame the coronavirus pandemic and other challenges for the departure of Superintendent Rydell Harrison after a year serving in the Easton-Redding-Region 9 District. Chris Parkin, chairman of the Redding Board of Education, said he was “disappointed” to hear Harrison’s decision to resign, but that he “would not” put any blame …

On Wednesday, Dr. Deanna Ashby will retire as Superintendent of the Hopkins County School System after five years. Ashby said the change was bittersweet since she spent 29 years in the school system. “I just felt it was the right time for me,” she said. “There were other doors opening, but it’s very difficult because …

Gaston County School Board members voted unanimously on Monday to increase the principal’s salary by 7%. Gaston County Schools Superintendent Jeff Booker will be paid an annual salary of $ 250,617 effective July 1. He currently earns $ 234,222 per year, according to the school district. Booker, who was promoted to superintendent on Jan. 1, …

“My question is, do the working class and the poor have the right to control, lead or even have a say in their own community? said Thomas, who represented the region at the General Assembly for a total of 22 years. “We didn’t have a voice in this community. “ Keven Patterson, CEO of The …

Norwich – When Norwich school officials made an announcement for a sports director to rebuild dormant elementary and middle school sports, a candidate’s name jumped off the page for former officials of the local school. Longtime educator, coach and athletic director Louis Allen Jr. was named the new athletic director for Norwich Public Schools this …

Leander ISD is expected to add more than 12,000 students in 10 years to its current student population of 40,761. (Courtesy of Adobe Stock) Leander ISD is expected to add more than 12,000 students in 10 years to its current student population of 40,761. To meet the growth, Leander’s school board could trigger a bond …

A month ago, a school board in a northern New Jersey suburb followed the lead of at least six other states and dozens of municipalities when it unanimously voted to rename Columbus Day to Day. indigenous peoples. Contempt followed, prompting the district to approve an extreme workaround intended to sidestep the complicated terrain of identity …

Two large multi-million dollar schools could arrive in the Tri-Valley School District, the diagonal-shaped district northwest of Sioux Falls, in the coming years The Tri-Valley school board voted four to one to move forward with a $ 52 million bond proposal Monday night, which will be presented to voters in mid-August. Board members Ryan Fods, …

The Springfield and Bethel school boards are scheduled to meet on Monday. The Eugene school board is scheduled to meet on Wednesday this week. Eugène School Board Details: Working session at 5.30 p.m. and regular meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday. The meeting will be held virtually on Zoom at bit.ly/35ewhvj. The public can follow …

June 6 — The Spain school board on Thursday kept its principal on administrative leave, hired an interim principal and lost a board member in the process. Superintendent Fred Trujillo will remain on paid leave while school district prosecutors investigate his past actions while leading independent schools in Pecos. Trujillo was first put on leave …

Former Revilla Junior-Senior High School Principal Doug Gregg has been selected to fill a vacant position at the Ketchikan School Board, and Board Member Diane Gubatayao has been elected Vice-President. In addition to being a former principal, Gregg is a longtime resident of Ketchikan and has previously taught at six of Ketchikan’s public schools, and …

The project is part of an $ 80.1 million bond program that was adopted by voters in 2020. The new 5/6 building is expected to be completed by the 2023-24 school year. Courtesy of Owen-Ames-Kimball Co. School board members, administrators, students and partners of the Byron Center Public Schools project recently opened the new Nickels …

LAS CRUCES – After making their final decisions in a closed-door executive session, members of the Las Cruces Public Schools Education Council announced that Ralph Ramos will be the new permanent superintendent for the district. Ramos, who served as the interim superintendent, said he wanted to thank the community and asked for continued support from …

School administrators in Belgrade agreed this week to solicit proposals to resolve a sewer problem at the district administrative office allegedly caused by a collapsed clay sewer line. In an interview with the Belgrade News, Superintendent Godfrey Saunders said that a significant amount of raw sewage overflowed from the toilets at the district office a …

CASS CITY – Several tough decisions will need to be made over the next few weeks by the Cass City School District School Board in order to find a replacement for its senior administrator. Superintendent Jeff Hartel announced on May 10 that he planned to retire on July 31. The announcement prompted a special education …

Charlotte County Public Schools Celebrate 100 Years. Let’s take a moment to celebrate the history of our school district and the success of our students. Steve dionisio Photo provided by CCPS Superintendent Steve Dionisio The modern era of Charlotte County Public Schools began on April 23, 1921, when Governor Cary A. Hardee enacted the DeSoto …

The chief of Iowa’s largest school district violated his duty by failing to comply with a law to ensure that students can learn in classrooms during the pandemic, an administrative judge ruled, without specifying how he should be punished.. Administrative Law Judge David Lindgren told an Iowa Board of Educational Examiners hearing Thursday that the …

The Cranbury School parking lot is full for second doses of the modern vaccine at a mobile clinic in Cranbury Township on April 27. ANDREW HARRISON / STAFF × The Cranbury School parking lot is full for second doses of the modern vaccine at a mobile clinic in Cranbury Township on April 27. ANDREW HARRISON …

Opposition to the college principal’s renewal when it expires on the finish of July has widened in schooling circles amid criticism of her dealing with of the pandemic and of the model. Communication. However members of the Hawaii Board of Schooling determined Thursday to order the subject for a later date, citing cut-off dates and …

IDAHO FALLS – The Idaho Falls College District 91 board of administrators has diminished the variety of candidates of their seek for a brand new superintendent. After reviewing the data gathered through the reference verify, board members on Thursday chosen the next semi-finalists to maneuver ahead with the method: Kelly coughenour, Assistant Superintendent, Idaho Falls …

DOTHAN, Ala. (WTVY) – The long run management of Dothan Metropolis Faculties was answered at a particular assembly of the Dothan Metropolis Faculty Council. It has been determined who will probably be Dothan City’s subsequent college superintendent, however not earlier than council members ring the bell. With a vote of 4 to three, Performing Superintendent …

Dennis Coe, Faculty Superintendent for the City of Dothan JAY HARE / DOTHAN EAGLE In a shock transfer, the Dothan Metropolis Faculties Training Council (DCS) appointed Dr Dennis Coe as the brand new superintendent by a 4-3 vote on Thursday evening, regardless of opposition from some board members. Coe, who was formally the DCS chief …

The Bannock County Fee will wait till after the March 9 election to debate procedural uncertainties that might come up if voters oust the three faculty district 25 directors who’re prepared for a recall vote. On the identical poll by which the varsity district will ask voters to re-approve an extra $ 9.25 million levy, …