It's in charge of turning around Tennessee's failing schools, but the state's Achievement School District now has its own flunking grade from state comptroller watchdogs.
August 18, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
A Democratic lawmaker called for more transparency on aggressive plans by the State School Reform Office to close chronically failing schools in Michigan.
August 17, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
Michigan's School Reform Office plans to make aggressive moves this coming school year to rid the state of failing schools—putting chronically low-performing schools on notice that they might be closed by next June.
August 16, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
They call themselves the recess moms, and they won't stop until every elementary student in Florida has the right to play in school.
August 10, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
The U.S. Department of Education has issued guidelines aimed at preventing schools from discriminating against the growing numbers of students with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
July 27, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
A coalition of groups asked the FBI to dismantle its "Don't Be a Puppet" website, which the agency created to educate youth about violent extremism but has been criticized as targeting American Muslims and encouraging the policing of thoughts in schools.
April 6, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
State and federal tax money should start flowing as early as Tuesday to the cash-strapped school districts, counties, and human services organizations that suffered the brunt of the protracted budget fight between Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and the Republican-controlled Legislature.
January 5, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
The federal government is demanding more answers from school officials about how they plan to resolve allegations of discriminatory admissions practices at their better schools.
November 4, 2015 – Education Week