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February 9, 2016 - Education Week
 Fewer states are requiring students to study economics, according to a survey from the Council for Economic Education.
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
 
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
 Gov. Larry Hogan called the action a smart use of tax dollars because the state can reallocate money it would have spent on a student's last year in public high school to help with the first year of college instead.
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
 Anthony Ruelas was suspended when he disobeyed his teacher by picking up his classmate and leaving the classroom to carry her to the nurse's office.
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
 
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
  The measure approved last week by the education committee is a swipe at the Georgia High School Association.
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
  The administration became worried that despite its intentions, the painting of a dreamcatcher was upsetting some students in the Newtown, Conn., community.
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
  Complaints from players' parents led to the uncovering of the fight club, as well as reports that the Plano East High School head baseball coach and assistant coach subjected players to demeaning comments.
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
  Gov. John Edward's office said the recently signed Every Student Succeeds Act makes the lawsuit "educationally and financially unnecessary."
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
  Criticized for his handling of teacher sickouts and building conditions in Detroit's troubled public schools, Darnell Earley has decided to step down from his job as the state-appointed emergency manager for Michigan's largest district.
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
  State officials attributed the data-processing error to the American Institutes for Research, a Washington-based nonprofit organization.
February 9, 2016 - Education Week
  Oklahoma's state school board has approved new standards for public school students that will replace the Common Core State Standards.
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