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- Oregon Legislature approves budget, adjourns Updated: Mar-07-14 9:43 pm
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- Utah lawmakers take up batch of air quality bills Updated: Mar-06-14 8:16 pm
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- Columbus district closing 5 schools Updated: Mar-05-14 6:32 am
- Alaska Editorials Updated: Mar-04-14 2:08 pm
- University launches facility for transfer students Updated: Mar-04-14 4:10 am
- Funds OK'd for tornado-damaged Springfield school Updated: Mar-03-14 5:05 pm
- Legislature approves school bus cameras Updated: Mar-03-14 4:16 pm
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- State teachers get free books to help students Updated: Mar-02-14 3:04 pm
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- University in NW Ohio leases airport facilities Updated: Mar-01-14 9:38 am
- Bill would mandate busing for charter schools Updated: Feb-28-14 6:58 pm
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- NYC to block 3 charter schools from public space Updated: Feb-27-14 7:25 pm
DETROIT - A $5 million fund is planned to entice developers to breathe new life into vacant Detroit school buildings and other properties.
The Times, Munster. March 9, 2014.
JUNEAU, Alaska - A provision providing transportation for charter school students in Gov. Sean Parnell's omnibus education bill is raising questions in the Senate Education Committee.
VERMILLION, South Dakota - The University of South Dakota has set May 12 as the date to break ground for $66 million worth of new athletic facilities.
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - Students at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette will vote this month on a fee increase that would help the school's Office of Transportation Services purchase new buses and expand transportation options.
CUBA CITY, Wisconsin - If one employee leaves Cuba City High School for a higher-paying position elsewhere in Wisconsin, it can leave the school short of instructors in two or more subjects.
OLYMPIA, Washington - Mary Kamandala worried about her children.
NEWARK, New Jersey - More than three years after Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg committed $100 million toward remaking Newark's struggling schools, the district is engulfed in a dispute over proposed large-scale teacher layoffs that's threatening to derail wider reform efforts.
SALEM, Oregon - The state Legislature voted Friday to approve funding for cancer research facilities at Oregon Health & Science University, got the budget back in balance and then adjourned the 2014 session.
NEW ROADS, Louisiana - The Pointe Coupee Parish School Board has suspended a school bus driver for six months without pay and stripped him of his tenure rights for leaving a 5-year-old student on his bus for several hours three months ago.
SALT LAKE CITY - Measures to clear Utah's murky wintertime skies are working their way through the state Legislature. But with only a week to clinch a final OK from state lawmakers this legislative session, it's unclear how many of them will become law.
WASHINGTON - More than half the nation's public schools need to be repaired, renovated or modernized, a survey released Thursday found.
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Columbus is closing five of its schools at the end of the school year.
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LEXINGTON, Kentucky - The University of Kentucky Transfer Center is opening the doors to its new facility to students, faculty, staff and administrators on Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Federal and Springfield officials say an agreement has been reached to fund replacement of a parochial school badly damaged by a tornado more than two years ago.
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - The state Senate gave final legislative approval Monday to a bill that would help school districts equip their school buses with cameras to help catch motorists who illegally pass stopped buses.
INDIANAPOLIS - Big yellow school buses could become rolling billboards if a bill approved by the Indiana Senate makes it all the way through the General Assembly.
WASHINGTON, Missouri - An eastern Missouri sheriff's department is targeting drivers who ignore school bus laws.
OLIVE BRANCH, Mississippi - Kindergarten teacher Jennie Taylor wasn't exactly a kid in a candy store but the effect was the same.
AMITE, Louisiana - A community group has asked the Tangipahoa Parish School Board to move quickly on a proposal to acquire land next to Independence Middle School to build new facilities for the school.
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio - Bowling Green State University in northwestern Ohio will lease its airport facilities to a Minnesota company that will offer flight training to students.
JUNEAU, Alaska - The House Education Committee on Friday took a hard look at transportation for charter schools as proposed in Gov. Sean Parnell's omnibus education bill.
SPEARFISH, South Dakota - Black Hills State University said it plans to open a campus deep underground at the Sanford Underground Research Facility in Lead.
NEW YORK - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration has blocked three charter schools from using space inside public school buildings, reversing a decision from his predecessor and making good on a campaign promise to rein in the influence of private education providers.