WTVB News Randy Sowles named BACC Director of Career EducationWTVB NewsCOLDWATER, MI (WTVB) – The Branch Intermediate School District Board of Education didn’t have to look far to find its next Director of Career and Technical Education. The Board on Wednesday unanimously approved the recommendation to hire Randy … Read... Read more
Gazettextra Changing times, changing education, increasing enrollment: The state of Blackhawk TechGazettextraJANESVILLE. For the first time in its history, Blackhawk Technical College’s Advanced Manufacturing Center is open during the summer months. Summer classes aren’t a radical idea, but they’re a first for Blackhawk Tech. The offerings are among many …... Read more
Rise & Shine: Board of Education approves guidance for graduation pathwaysChalkbeat New YorkRise & Shine is Chalkbeat’s morning digest of education news. Subscribe to have it delivered to your inbox, or forward to a friend who cares about public education. BUDGET CUTS: The Indy Chamber proposed a plan to... Read more
Tulsa World Educators to attend Tulsa-area stops of annual state education conferenceTulsa WorldThree years ago, the state education agency switched from holding a multi-day conference in downtown Oklahoma City in favor of taking the conference to seven different locations spread across the state, to make the conference more affordable... Read more
Rise & Shine: DeVos places halt on special education rulingChalkbeat IndianaPRESSING PAUSE: The U.S. Department of Education is placing a two-year pause on an Obama-era rule requiring states to study how school districts identify and serve minority students with disabilities. Chalkbeat. GRAND MARSHAL: Thirteen-year-old Ella … and more » Read more… Read more
Washington Post Is the new education reform hiding in plain sight?Washington PostWhen it comes to their children’s education, parents are like drug-sniffing dogs. Test scores matter. But so do other things. Which is why now, more than 10 years later, Emma Jett will be a fifth-grader at the Dallas... Read more
The 74 Exclusive: Pathway 2 Tomorrow Issues Call for Innovative, Local Education Proposals, Seeks Solutions From ‘Voices …The 74Led by former New Mexico Secretary of Education Hanna Skandera and education consultant Kristen Lozada Morgan, Pathway 2 Tomorrow: Local Visions for America’s Future “is an inclusive approach to education solutions... Read more
Oakland University earns national cyber defense education designationThe Macomb DailyHuirong Fu (center), program director of the M.S. program in Cyber Security, professor and founding director of the Oakland University Center of Cyber Security, accepts the National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education for Oakland … Read more… Read more
Education Week (blog) Trump Team Mulls Merger of Education, Labor Departments, Multiple Sources SayEducation Week (blog)The Trump administration is considering a merger of the U.S. Department of Education and the Department of Labor, according to multiple sources with knowledge of the proposal. The plan, which would be part of... Read more
StudyCo is Expanding Globally and Redefining International Education OpportunitiesPR Newswire (press release)MELBOURNE, Australia, June 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — StudyCo is expanding all over the globe, continuing its commitment to the service of finding students universities that match their educational qualifications. Besides partnering with more than 200 … and more » Read... Read more