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Education Week analyzes nearly 400 bills related to school safety filed in the days, weeks, and months after the deadliest K-12 school shooting in American history.
System allows secondary students to shift from vocational training to a degree roughly equivalent to the high school diploma.
Some states are trying to provide meaningful, rigorous, and flexible academic and career options for their students.
The administration is seeking to shift Stafford Loans to a market-based rate at the time of the loan, but some warn that such a move could dampen college access.
Pressures put on school systems by the upcoming common-core assessments, and increasing emphasis on digital learning, are straining districts' online capacity, the official says.
The first of two groups of states working to design common assessments has released a draft accommodations manual that outlines the types of test supports that can be used to help ELLs and students with disabilities.
City leaders must make after-school education a priority, a group of mayors and city council members writes.