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  • Mathews convocation kicks off school year

    Mathews convocation kicks off school year
    MATHEWS – Public education is at a critical point in time, according to Ben Kiser, executive director of the Virginia Association of School Superintendents, the guest speaker at Tuesday's opening convocation for Mathews County Public Schools....
  • Catholic graduates at a disadvantage for city jobs

    There are more than 11,500 students attending Catholic high schools throughout the city of Chicago. I have experienced firsthand their intelligence, work ethic, optimism and solid moral foundation. Unfortunately, due to the city of Chicago’s...
  • 14 elementaries designated STEM schools

    The following elementary schools — Astatula, Cypress Ridge, Eustis Heights, Grassy Lake, Groveland, Lost Lake, Round Lake Elementary Conversion Charter, Sawgrass Bay, Seminole Springs, Sorrento, Tavares, Treadway, Triangle and Umatilla —...
  • Why not redesign summer?

    During a recent summer school visit, while children built simple machines out of Dixie Cups and straws, I heard a teacher tell her students "redesign your project, don't be afraid to rebuild it." When it comes to education reform in Virginia, maybe we...
  • District 365U academic performance heading in 'right direction'

    District 365U academic performance heading in 'right direction'
    Valley View School District 365U students' academic progress is headed in an encouraging direction, but there is work that remains to be done, according to a presentation by district officials at the Aug. 11 board meeting. "What this data tells us is we...
  • Lyman Memorial prepares for new school year

    Heading into the new school year at Lyman Memorial High School, Principal James Apicelli is enthusiastic about changes that will greet students as they arrive on Aug. 27. The school district received 180 new laptop computers recently, and 60 of those will...
  • Residency program tries to solve problem of teacher burnout

    Residency program tries to solve problem of teacher burnout
    As principal of a small Southeast Baltimore school, Anthony Ruby has guided an array of first-year teachers, from the stars who seem to have an innate sense of how to handle a class to those who were so ineffective he declined to renew their contracts....
  • Lots of new things at Broward schools this year

    Lots of new things at Broward schools this year
    Summer fun is over, and school is back in session. But there are plenty of new and exciting things in Broward County public schools this year, including eco-friendly buses, charter schools and extended hours. As an estimated 265,000 students return...
  • New middle school principal at DKJA

    Sydney Siegel, the new middle school principal at Donna Klein Jewish Academy (DKJA), really believes in the Boca Raton school. "I believe so much in this school — what we do and what we have to offer," said Siegel, who is now in her 13th year at...
  • The Sports Xchange: SEC newcomers to watch

    The Sports Xchange The Sports Xchange: SEC newcomers to watch In the Southeastern Conference, the best team is quite often the deepest team, the one suited to withstand the gauntlet that is conference play. Depth was Alabama's defining characteristic...
  • Classes resume in most Fl districts, with Orange projected to lead state in student growth

    Classes resume in most Fl districts, with Orange projected to lead state in student growth
    Most Florida public school students  -- more than 2.7 million of them -- started the 2014-15 school year today. It is a school year that is forecast to be one of limited enrollment growth statewide, but Orange County public schools are expected to be a...