All brick and mortar schools in Florida must reopen in August and provide “the full panoply of services,” the state’s Department of Education announced Monday.
The Connecticut State Department of Education is set to make an announcement on Thursday regarding the reopening plan for PK-12 schools across the state amid the pandemic.
State Dept. of Education releases guidelines for 2020-2021 school year; online learning listed as an option for students
The Connecticut State Department of Education has released new guidelines for the 2020-2021 school year following last week’s announcement of the reopening of schools.
A group of Congressional Democrats is condemning a recent decision by the U.S. Department of Education that threatens to withhold federal funds over a Connecticut policy that allows transgender girls to compete against non-transgender girls in high school sports.
Like just about everything else right now, schools will look much different when welcoming students back for the first time since the start of the pandemic.
DENVER (AP) — Five-term Colorado U.S. Rep. Scott Tipton was upset in Tuesday’s Republican Party primary by Lauren Boebert, a pistol-packing businesswoman, ardent defender of gun rights and border wall supporter who wants to abolish the U.S. Department of Education. Boebert won after a campaign in which she accused Tipton of not being sufficiently pro-Donald […]
Governor Ned Lamont announced Wednesday that all Connecticut school districts will be allowed to hold in-person graduation ceremonies as well as in-person summer school starting July 6.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A judge on Thursday gave Puerto Rico’s education secretary 24 hours to open all public school cafeterias in the U.S. territory or face arrest as impoverished students struggle to obtain free meals amid the pandemic. The ruling is the latest development in a lawsuit that several mothers and nonprofit […]
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City lawmakers were expected Tuesday to approve shifting $1 billion from policing to education and social services in the coming year, acknowledging protesters’ demands to cut police spending — but falling short of what activists sought. City Council members were due to debate and vote on the plan Tuesday […]
The U.S. Education Department says it’s ramping up efforts to contact more than 37,000 employers who have improperly continued to garnish wages from workers who have fallen behind on their student loans. Congress ordered a temporary pause on involuntary collections in March, but the Education Department was sued weeks later in a class action case […]