- New report: Majority of Conn. schools meet targets Updated: Dec-05-13 4:09 pm
- School dollars not only education issue in Olympia Updated: Dec-01-13 11:14 am
- Ind. higher ed chief: New policy may be clarified Updated: Nov-30-13 4:19 pm
- Education Dept. stands by Oregon 'high risk' label Updated: Nov-26-13 7:48 pm
- Not good enough: Math, reading scores up slightly Updated: Nov-07-13 7:03 pm
- Arkansas says federal No Child waiver unrealistic Updated: Nov-05-13 8:58 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - More than half of Connecticut's schools met their overall performance targets, a state education report card issued Thursday shows.
SEATTLE - Education will be a focus when the Washington Legislature convenes in January, but money won't be the only issue on the table.
MUNSTER, Indiana - A policy statement recently approved by Indiana's higher education commission will likely be clarified, after it sparked concerns that it would restrict academic freedom at the state's regional college campuses, the education commissioner said.
PORTLAND, Oregon - The Obama administration is standing by its determination that Oregon is at risk of failing to comply with its waiver from the federal "No Child Left Behind" education law.
WASHINGTON - Sometimes the best isn't good enough: Most American fourth- and eighth-graders still lack basic skills in math and reading despite record high scores on a national exam.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Education Department is exploring applying for another waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind law because of difficulty in meeting the terms of its current waiver.