Evers vetoes bill increasing eligibility for voucher program
Jun. 18, 2021 04:15 PM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers on Friday vetoed a bill that would have opened the door to more children going to private school using a voucher paid for...
Masks optional in New York state schools starting Monday
By Marina Villeneuve Jun. 04, 2021 06:17 PM EDT
After decades-long fight, Nevada lawmakers raise mining tax
By Sam Metz May. 31, 2021 11:27 PM EDT
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — In a state that produces more gold than all but four countries, lawmakers voted to reform how the state taxes the mining industry,...
Negotiations revive education debates in Nevada statehouse
By Sam Metz May. 31, 2021 08:39 PM EDT
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A mining tax proposal introduced in the Nevada statehouse has revived longstanding debates about charter schools and tax credits that...
NYC mayor: Public schools will be all in person this fall
By Karen Matthews May. 24, 2021 07:50 AM EDT
Chicago mayor faces dashed hopes of her backers
By Sara Burnett May. 19, 2021 11:42 PM EDT
State's largest teachers union in favor of in-person return
May. 17, 2021 03:16 PM EDT
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The president of Pennsylvania’s largest teachers union expressed support Monday for in-person instruction in the fall, calling it a “top...
Presidents of teachers unions call for full school reopening
By Collin Binkley May. 13, 2021 11:36 AM EDT
Public service in the US: Increasingly thankless, exhausting
By Martha Irvine May. 12, 2021 01:03 AM EDT
San Francisco plan returns seniors to school for just a day
May. 11, 2021 02:17 PM EDT
Wisconsin Assembly approves raising voucher school income
May. 11, 2021 02:10 AM EDT
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin families who want to send their children to a private school using a voucher paid for by taxpayers would increase to three times...
Chicago schools chief plans to leave post later this year
By Sophia Tareen May. 03, 2021 12:44 PM EDT
Virus, technology, unrest make stressful year for teachers
By Acacia Coronado And Kantele Franko May. 02, 2021 10:40 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Florida
By The Associated Press Apr. 28, 2021 01:56 PM EDT
Sun Sentinel. April 27, 2021. Editorial: A rare victory for openness, thanks to 14 Democratic senators As the annual...
Dems push $25B for electric school buses, a Biden priority
By Hope Yen Apr. 21, 2021 11:53 AM EDT
Chicago high schools to reopen Monday after union approval
By Sophia Tareen Apr. 18, 2021 06:01 PM EDT
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s public high schools were set to reopen Monday for the first time since the nation's third-largest school district went fully remote...
Students' struggles pushed Peru teacher to run for president
By Franklin Briceño And Regina Garcia Cano Apr. 18, 2021 09:47 AM EDT
Seattle teachers OK deal for older students in classroom
Apr. 15, 2021 01:50 PM EDT
SEATTLE (AP) — A decision approved by Seattle’s teachers means at least 10,000 middle- and high-school students can return to class for the first time in more...
Florida education chief: Masks should be voluntary next year
Apr. 15, 2021 12:05 PM EDT
Better Indiana outlook brings calls for bigger schools boost
By Tom Davies And Casey Smith Apr. 15, 2021 11:10 AM EDT