For the last six days, Carol Gorsuch of Manchester has had to figure out how to get her two children to class at Manchester Valley High School. They would normally ride a bus, but a shortage of drivers has led to the Carroll County Public Schools canceling certain routes.
Cy-Fair Independent School District board member Scott Henry this week is facing calls to resign after he linked schools' dropout rates with the number of Black teachers they hire.
Jefferson Parish, the largest school district in Louisiana, must be desperate for board members.
Carroll County’s Board of Education voted unanimously Wednesday to update a policy aimed at limiting political conversations in classrooms. Board members removed a portion of the policy that focused on tracking teachers who violate it, instead approving a formal complaint form “for parents to use with any unresolved issues or concerns at the school level,” to be posted to the school system website.
Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona asked the National School Boards Association to draft a controversial letter that referred to the parents of schoolchildren as potential domestic terrorists, emails show.
The Spotsylvania County School Board in Virginia held its first meeting of the year, which according to NBC4 was wracked with "fiery jabs" and "squabbles between members" over their vote to appoint Livingston district member Kirk Twigg as the new chair.
Pulling staff from the central office into the classroom and a possible financial incentive are the latest strategies to address the staffing shortfall.
A Houston-area school board member is facing calls to resign after he linked Black teachers to lower school district performance.
Google Meet releases live translated captions during video calls to connect people globally.
The far right’s antidemocratic strategy of expanding their reach through a focus on local politics and bringing their particular brand of bellicose intimidation—by, for instance, organizing Proud Boys and “Three Percenter” militiamen to attend school board meetings to harass and threaten mainstream citizens over vaccine and mask mandates, as well as “critical race theory” hysteria—is also intended to have a secondary effect: namely, fueling the election of likeminded right-wing extremists to...
A member of the Davison School Board of Education, who also serves as the chair of the Genesee County Republican Party, has been sentenced in an incident connected to a malicious phone call.
Self-styled “militias” that follow a Three Percenter ideology have switched from national organizing to focus on building grass-roots support, harnessing conservative outrage to influence school boards and other local offices.