School buildings that are old or dysfunctional need replacing everywhere. Some students in Wash. are a part of the solution.
Wintry weather, esp. extreme cold, has caused traffic accidents and resulted in school closures across the Northern Hemisphere.
Students were sent home Wed., as many Baltimore City schools are cold; heating systems in some of them have failed.
A winter storm has left people without power on dangerous roads. School events from basketball to the SAT test have been cancelled.
Charter schools are common in Chicago. The city wants to put another one inside an existing h.s. that has had its budget cut.
The state of IL, even after 22 months of impasse, still has no budget, and schools, struggling to make ends meet, drop services.
Another private Christian school will close this year in the town of Frederick in Central Maryland. The school says enrollment is too low to continue.
A troubled high school in Baltimore will remain open, thanks to strong and loving feedback from students and the community. And $1 million in cash.
A district on Chicago’s N. Shore is going through a tough time, and the outgoing supt. thinks some schools should be closed. Not everyone agrees.
Opting out of tests has become a habit, esp. in some states, like N.Y. Teachers College surveyed parents to determine their reasons.