Former state education chief leaves Saugus schools post

Former state education chief leaves Saugus schools post Matthew H. Malone, a former state secretary of education, has resigned as interim superintendent of Saugus Public Schools, according to a statement released on Saturday. In a joint statement, Malone and the town's School Committee cited a difference of … Read more on The Boston Globe Education, Health, […]

State education board backs Juneau's ACT decision for juniors

State education board backs Juneau's ACT decision for juniors BILLINGS — The Montana Board of Public Education approved a plan for high school juniors to take the ACT in place of Smarter Balanced exams to fulfill national testing mandates this spring, but not without debate. Board members criticized … Read more on Helena Independent Record […]

NC education department requested money shift from reading program to salaries

NC education department requested money shift from reading program to salaries North Carolina's budget director told the state education agency in October that it should not plan to pay agency salaries with money that was intended to help improve student reading. But the Department of Public Instruction tried anyway, requesting … Read more on Charlotte […]

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Thousands protest education system in Hungary MISKOLC, Hungary – Thousands of teachers, students and parents in several cities in Hungary protested Wednesday against the government's centralization of the education system and the increasing overburdening of pupils and educators. A torchlight … Read more on Fox News Education Official apologizes for Ethics Violations The Education Department's top […]

Top Apollo Education Investor Urges Board to Resist Takeover

Top Apollo Education Investor Urges Board to Resist Takeover 19, a week after Apollo Education said it was in talks with an undisclosed party that could lead to a deal. Private-equity firm Apollo Global Management LLC, which is unrelated to the Phoenix-based company, was reported by Dow Jones as the likely buyer … Read more on […]

The Global Search for Education: "There is Life Here…."

The Global Search for Education: "There is Life Here…." Thana explains that her art allows her "to eliminate ignorance, educate and inspire, even during times of war." Born and raised in Yemen, Thana was granted a scholarship at the age of 16 to finish high school in Canada, where she completed the IB … Read […]

Sean Bean's battle cry: 'I despair at the state of further education'

Sean Bean's battle cry: 'I despair at the state of further education' It was after peeking into a drama class at Rotherham College of Arts and Technology that Sean Bean, then a welding apprentice on day release, was drawn to the arts. The actor, who trained in further education before going on to star in […]

Doing Good: Nonprofit aims to bridge education gap in Peoplestown

Doing Good: Nonprofit aims to bridge education gap in Peoplestown In order to address the education gap, the neighborhood nonprofit Emmaus House established a Children's Defense Fund Freedom Schools program at D. H. Stanton, located in Peoplestown, a town just south of Turner Field. The program provides six weeks … Read more on Atlanta Journal Constitution […]