The Newark-based charter school resumed its efforts to conduct a pay equity analysis following leadership changes in the human resource team that had originally put the plan on pause, Great Oaks Legacy said.
A Colorado Succeeds report offers five principles in starting a conversation that helps colleges get students the job skills they need.
Amid leadership turnover and controversy, Memphis-Shelby County Schools board Chair Althea Greene wants to keep the focus on students.
The 5 schools Superintendent Alex Marrero is prioritizing for closure are: Denver Discovery School, Schmitt Elementary, Fairview Elementary, IAD at Harrington, and MSLA.
Colorado is moving in the opposite direction of states under Republican control that are limiting how teachers can talk about race, gender, and sexuality.
Many Michigan school races were unusually combative, stoking fears that hyper-partisan discourse would interrupt the essential workings of local boards.
Suspensions have fallen 64% over the past decade, though troubling racial disparities remain.
Dozens of students joined Make the Road NJ youth leaders to protest against policing in schools and demand more mental health resources and restorative justice practices in schools.
Tuesday’s winners all aimed to continue the district’s ongoing reform efforts to address poor academic achievement and chronic absenteeism.
Before heading to Congress in 2019, U.S. Rep. Jesus “Chuy” Garcia forced former Mayor Rahm Emanuel into a runoff in 2015 with the backing of the Chicago Teachers Union.
Practice culturally responsive teaching through classroom leadership. Research your students’ diverse backgrounds and share your own experiences. Create opportunities to help them identify and reach their goals.
Los líderes de los distritos de Denver, Jeffco y Aurora tuvieron en cuenta varios factores a la hora de decidir qué escuelas cerrar. Aquí veremos cómo cada distrito está manejando el cierre de escuelas.
Community groups are rallying to urge the Colorado State Board of Education to adopt inclusive social studies standards after months of debate.
As Colorado districts prepare to vote on school closures, Chalkbeat answered some common questions.
Voters approved about two-thirds of school district ballot measures in Colorado on Tuesday. The 27J school district scored a notable win with its mill levy override

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Indiana reported an 8.5 percentage point drop in reading scores on state tests among third graders learning English.
Facing a budget shortfall because of enrollment declines, Soundview Academy’s principal made an unusual request to students, staff and families: Would they help market the school?
Teachers don’t have enough time to teach the long list of current standards, proponents have argued, meaning students miss critical knowledge.
Gone by the wayside are reading programs that encourage children to figure out what a jumble of letters says by looking at the picture or using other clues to guess the word.
The 2022 election will determine which party controls Colorado’s State Board of Education and who decides critical education issues.
9% per-pupil boost for pre-K-12 education in Colorado in governor’s budget; higher education budget would grow less than rate of inflation.
Los candidatos a gobernador de Colorado respondieron 8 preguntas sobre temas de educación. Lee las respuestas en nuestra guía.
After Newark school board officials gave a look at drops in state math and reading scores, state science assessment scores for the district also show decline.
Republican candidate built a six-figure campaign war chest for Michigan school board race
Superintendent Tony Watlington said the program will get $1.7 million from the district’s budget on top of $2.5 million in pandemic aid already committed.
Many subject-area teachers aren’t trained to identify signs of dyslexia.
Hispanic college students offer advice on how to support high schoolers in realizing dreams of college
Many of the students are asylum seekers who have arrived recently from South American countries.
Chalkbeat Philadelphia has identified several stories on our site that did not comply with our editorial standards.
College admissions offices should relinquish outdated ideas about which students have what it takes to succeed.
Some candidates motivated to run by the unsuccessful curriculum bill worry it will make a comeback next year.
Some districts in Chicago’s south suburbs stand out for spending small portions of their COVID recovery dollars as reported to the state.
Dolton West’s superintendent wants to use technology to reimagine the school day and week.
Although both bond measures and mill levy overrides can impact property taxes, they each have different purposes.
Researchers say remote learning may be just a “small piece” of what affected students’ academic performance during the pandemic.
Monday could mark the beginning of the end for affirmative action in higher education. The cases could also portend changes to K-12 schools.
The city will spend roughly $4 billion over the next seven years to retrofit the school buildings so they no longer burn fossil fuels for heating.
Newark officials found some school water fountains to be inoperable after testing them for lead. District officials said they will bring in touchless water fountains to schools.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker sat down with Chalkbeat Chicago to talk about his priorities for education as he makes a bid for reelection.
Lawmakers this year expanded a ban on offering an incentive to enroll at schools in Indiana.
Victory College Prep could take advantage of a state law allowing charter schools to acquire unused school buildings for $1.