| Mar 11, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Singing the alphabet and learning to count to 10 may seem like child's play, but it is actually part of a class offered at South Windsor High School.
The Leadership in Child Care class gives high school students the opportunity to teach...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 1:25 PM
Hamden Public Schools will have a regular school day on Monday Jan. 31 instead of a scheduled professional development day according to the Hamden Public School website.
The notice on the website says the recent snow-related cancellations along with...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 6:26 PM
A former Alhambra school administrator whose telephone confession to molesting a former student was uploaded to YouTube was sentenced Monday to 10 years in prison.
Andrea Michelle Cardosa, a former vice principal at Alhambra High School, pleaded...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The tightest race on today's ballot is the usually sleepy contest for state superintendent of public schools, a post without much power, in which the incumbent typically glides to a second term.
This year, though, incumbent Tom Torlakson is in the fight...
| May 23, 2014
The world felt blurry. Ryan Merle began seeing double as the over 100-degree heat index began to affect his body after playing three baseball games in a single day.
As a middle-schooler, Merle had felt the adverse effects of heat exhaustion. And as a...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:00 AM
For the third year, Nova High School in Davie has provided its ninth-graders and tenth-graders taking certain core subjects the option to be in an all-girl, all-boy or co-gender class.
Nova is among six Broward County Public Schools—two high,...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 2:23 PM
The number of students needing special education due to emotional disabilities is trending up, which in turn is putting the squeeze on school budgets, said officials at New Trier High School.
At the same time, the number of overall students needing...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 3:18 PM
District-wide ACT scores went up for one Naperville-area school district and stayed flat for another.
The class of 2014 from Naperville Unit District 203 recorded a composite scored of 25.1, up from 24.8 for the previous class, according to district...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 6:07 PM
The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau sued Corinthian Colleges Inc. on Tuesday, alleging that the ailing Orange County for-profit college operator deceived tens of thousands of students through an "illegal predatory lending scheme."
| Jul 7, 2014
| 2:24 PM
River Forest Elementary School District 90 has hired a new principal for Willard Elementary School.
Diane Wood, who is principal of North Barrington Elementary School, is scheduled to start at Willard July 15, District 90 announced in a news release....
| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:58 PM
Parents from Hillcrest Elementary School have complained that their children were placed in classrooms with too many students this year.
Several parents told Grade School District 58 board members this week that they think Hillcrest's two first-grade...