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2014-09-30 23:20:07

On Tuesday, September 23, 2014 SiliconAndhra ManaBadi's Telugu language curriculum was approved by Fremont Unified School District, Board of Education as a world language to be offered as

2011-05-02 09:57:00

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Power, a United Technologies Corp.

2010-09-30 19:31:06

Kenji Hakuta, a Stanford University scholar who strives to improve education opportunities for language minority students, will deliver the Seventh Annual Brown Lecture in Education Research here next month.

2010-05-17 22:26:00

DEERFIELD, Ill., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week administrators at Township High School District 113, which serves Highland Park, Deerfield, Highwood, Bannockburn and Riverwoods, decided not to approve a request to send next year's Highland Park High School girls' basketball team to Arizona in December 2010 to participate in a tournament.

2009-02-26 14:31:00

Statewide Annual Essay Contest Challenged Students to Submit Thoughts About Healthy Living WEST NEW YORK, N.J., Feb.

2008-10-09 15:00:30

By ELLIOTT ROBINSON About two thirds, 66 percent, of the class of 2008 in the Tri- Cities graduated within four years, said new statistics from the Virginia Department of Education. Across Virginia, the rate is 81.3 percent.

2008-10-09 06:00:32

By James Haug By JAMES HAUG REVIEW-JOURNAL Education governance may be in for a legislative overhaul in the next session. Members of the Legislative Committee on Education agreed Tuesday to sponsor a bill draft calling for the creation of a new state agency dedicated to charter school oversight.

2008-10-08 18:00:28

By SEAN PATRICK NORRIS and ELISABETH HULETTE Staff Writers Half of schools' freshmen fall below 2.0 GPA; educators seek improvements Half of all ninth-graders at Glen Burnie and North County high schools had a grade point average below 2.0 at the end of last year, according to a report on student performance in county schools.

2008-09-28 12:00:30

By LAUREN ROTH By Lauren Roth The Virginian-Pilot After an outcry from parents, educators and advocates distressed about planned changes to special education, the state Board of Education approved a compromise set of regulations Thursday in Richmond.

2008-09-26 03:00:29

By Nancy Bowman Staff Writer TIPP CITY-- The Tipp City schools are implementing a pilot program allowing homeschooled students to participate in extracurricular activities if they take a minimum of three courses at Tippecanoe High School.

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