Two decades after Connecticut's historic desegregation case, state officials say they have no choice but to open the doors wider for white and Asian children—and sometimes shut the door on minorities.
March 16, 2017 – McClatchy-Tribune
In Tacoma, Wash., and 16 other cities across the nation, school districts are boosting student attendance by sending home what they call "nudge" letters when students miss too many days of school.
March 3, 2017 – McClatchy-Tribune
The Georgia Supreme Court delivered a blow to gun rights activists in a ruling that said a law that prohibits guns at school property trumps one passed at the same time that allowed firearms inside school safety zones.
November 1, 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