Obama Administration Issues New Guidance Reminding Schools To Enroll Children Brought In US Illegally
Despite a 32-year-old court ruling, school districts continue to raise barriers to enrollment for children brought into the U.S. illegally, the Obama administration said Thursday, characterizing reports of hindrances as troubling.
Maryland education officials have granted two counties’ requests for a waiver of snow days.
Black students are more likely to be suspended from U.S. public schools — even as tiny preschoolers.
Local school boards could allow teachers and other workers at Wyoming’s K-12 schools who hold concealed-carry permits to carry guns on campus under a bill the Wyoming House of Representatives introduced on Thursday.
House Republicans want to reduce how many standardized tests Virginia’s public school students take.
The standardized tests called the Maryland School Assessments are coming under fire from some parents, teachers, lawmakers and school officials.
Virginia education officials will soon use a letter-based system to grade the state’s public schools.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan says District of Columbia school officials deserve credit for big leaps in scores on the Nation’s Report Card.
Researchers from the Committee on Adolescence at the American Academy of Pediatrics said that condoms should be made more available to teenagers.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan would see his authority greatly cut and governors would have final say over their schools under legislation introduced Thursday by Senate Republicans.