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2008-08-28 21:00:32

By Linda Davis Beach Elementary school parent and former Park Commission chair Terry London and pediatrician Sarah Pearson, who withdrew from this year's school board race, have volunteered to serve on the schools parcel tax committee.

2008-08-28 18:00:44

By BETH REESE CRAVEY Since 2000, the Clay County school district has opened at least one new public school almost every year, occasionally two simultaneously. That's the fast-paced school construction schedule the county's fast-paced growth demanded. But growth has slowed to a crawl.

2008-08-28 15:00:57

By LISA SINK Brookfield -- The Elmbrook School Board has changed its policies so that the board will approve any new lessons and materials used to teach the district's K-12 human growth and development curriculum, including sexual education topics that drew some parental objections.

2008-08-28 12:01:12

By Jennifer Gokhman The Manteca Unified School District has a new acting superintendent and will conduct a search for the person to fill the position on a noninterim basis. Superintendent Cathy Nichols-Washer is leaving to take the same job with the Lodi Unified School District.

2008-08-27 21:00:35

By Larissa Chinwah lchinwah@@dailyherald.com Parents from the Cambridge Lakes Charter School in Pingree Grove have said the school board has not heard their concerns. After Friday night's town hall meeting, parents said it is likely the school board is still not hearing them.

2008-08-27 00:00:38

By The Associated Press HARROLD, Texas (AP) -- Along with normal first-day jitters and excitement, students in this tiny district started school Monday wondering which teachers might be toting firearms.

2008-08-26 09:01:08

By Angela K. Brown Associated Press HARROLD, Texas -- Along with normal first-day jitters and excitement, students in this tiny district started school Monday wondering which teachers might be toting firearms.

2008-08-26 00:00:32

By Sue Ter Maat smaat@@dailyherald.com The Prospect Heights Elementary District 23 school board on Thursday approved staffing changes, which will include added teaching positions and a new principal for Betsy Ross Elementary.

2008-08-25 12:01:08

Henrico County's School Board will face tough choices this week as members determine priorities for the annual Capital Improvement Program.

2008-08-24 09:00:31

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act affords parents and students over 18 years of age ("eligible students") certain rights with respect to the student's education records. These rights are: 1.


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