That’s one finding from the biennial Healthy Kids Colorado survey. The results point to the need for more support for LGBTQ+ youth.
Chalkbeat created a lookup tool examining changes to Fair Student Funding, a major source of funding for schools.
Amid budget and enrollment challenges, Indianapolis Public Schools officials have a five-point plan for major changes.
The $60 million shortfall is a small share of the district’s overall budget, but officials are worried about the long-term impact.
Colorado’s new early childhood chief said it’s time to “stop the madness” and increase state reimbursement rates to reflect the true cost of child care.
The approved budget includes $8 billion in operational expenses, $645 million in school building improvements, and $769 million to pay off debt.
The city’s new virtual high school program could serve 200 ninth graders this coming school year.
The Colorado Department of Education is reviewing the two applications and will announce awards by July 1.
The package contains minor procedural fixes and major changes in how the state supports small, home-based providers.
But like most things within the nation’s largest school district, what happens across New York City’s 1,600 schools often varies school to school and even classroom to classroom.
In the most recent school year, Catholic schools experienced a substantial, but incomplete, enrollment rebound.
The proposal is the latest step by the Biden administration to strengthen protections for LGBTQ students at school.
CPS officials said the authorization will allow the district to be nimble and prepared for unexpected purchases.
Board members and community members have raised concerns around community engagement and adverse impacts on other schools in the face of CPS enrollment declines.
Under new guidance, teachers and attendance monitors can provide the causes for absences, including crisis or bereavement.
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Providers hope the stress of maintaining safety protocols to keep the virus at bay will ease.
Districts have once again beefed up their summer programming, from credit recovery to camps focused on robotics and sports.
The proposed upgrades are part of an ongoing push to improve safety and security at Tennessee’s largest school district
At the end of a third pandemic school year, teachers are beyond exhausted.
Joseph and Associates, which will assist Tony Watlington, is led by the former superintendent of Nashville schools.
Indianapolis has committed COVID aid to retaining staff, academic supports, and infrastructure.
But the decision won’t turn on a money spigot for religious private schools.
Chicago’s graduating seniors were in their sophomore year of high school when schools shuttered in 2020. They reflect here on their experiences of going to school during the COVID era.
Children and teens are increasingly online. Librarians and media specialists can help them sort fact from fiction.
Due to recently announced budget cuts, parents fear they’ll see programs discontinued in the fall, and teachers are worried about their jobs.
Most parents of children under 5 are hesitant. Efforts to change that are likely to run up against familiar challenges.
Brent Johnstone and Akeiff Staples started FathersRead365 from scratch five years ago and worked hard to expand its reach.
The COVID vaccines will be available after authorization from the Food and Drug Administration Friday and expected approval by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Superintendent Roger León said the recommended changes seek to educate, not punish students.
A controversial March decision had unintended consequences that limited some innovation school flexibility, board members argued.
District scales back its ambitions after coming up short in request for county funding
High school students in Highland Park have had to enroll in Detroit and nearby suburban schools
Habra recomendaciones en agosto, y la junta escolar votará para aceptar o rechazar los cierres en noviembre.
Students at the School of Design and Construction are partnering with IKEA to build a life skills learning lab for students with disabilities.
Preschool teacher pay varies wildly in Colorado — from around $13 to $70 an hour, depending on the region, setting, and employee credentials.
Watlington will lead a district with many challenges, from declining enrollment to crumbling facilities.
The school touted the importance of ‘self-advocacy.’ But our child needed help.