Education

Education union endorses Whitmer for governor

Center Line — Michigan Education Association officials on Monday endorsed Gretchen Whitmer for governor, urging roughly 140,000 public school teachers, staff and other member educators to rally behind her campaign for the Democratic nomination. The ...

The Detroit News

Officials look to make higher education more affordable in South Carolina

Parents, college faculty and administrators voiced their concerns to the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education Thursday. WYFF News 4's Nigel Robertson hosted the town hall at Hughes Library. Commissioners say college affordability and access ...

WYFF Greenville

2018-01-15 21:23:52

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Gov. Ducey dismisses 'distortions' of education record

Ducey has called the disgraced lawman a “friend” and “a living legend.” Arpaio was a major Ducey endorser in the 2014 GOP primary for governor, which catapulted Ducey to the Executive Tower. As he embarks on a campaign this year for a second term, the ...

KVOA Tucson News

2018-01-15 21:07:45

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Meade student a finalist for Maryland State Board of Education spot

You might see the 15-year-old slinging concessions at the school's home football games. Or on the pool deck, where she competes in varsity swimming. She's a part of the school's International Baccalaureate magnet program and a part of Superintendent ...and more »

CapitalGazette.com

2018-01-15 19:18:22

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Perspective: Investigation of Davenport special education rare in Iowa

A pending state review of the special education program in the Davenport Community School District is rare in Iowa. In the past three years, just one other school district — Iowa City — has been subject to the audit by a team of seven to 10 employees ...

Quad City Times

2018-01-15 19:03:53

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This Week in Education Politics: Federal Funding, Simplifying College Financial Aid, 21st Century Ed Reform & More

This Week in Education Policy typically goes live Sunday afternoons. (See all previous versions here) Get the list delivered straight to your inbox by signing up for The 74 Newsletter — and for rolling updates on federal education news, follow Carolyn ...

The 74

2018-01-15 18:09:40

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