Arkansas

Wisconsin and Oregon, which imposed limitations, are now taking a closer look at the restrictions to see if changes are needed.
April 28, 2010 – Education Week
State and district officials are looking at how to deal with the days lost to unprecedented snowfalls this month in Philadelphia, Washington, Baltimore, and elsewhere in a number of states.
February 24, 2010 – Education Week
The extra funds offer Arkansas a chance for lasting investments, while officials remain aware that caution is the watchword in spending.
February 10, 2010 – Education Week
A federal judge has postponed the dates for court hearings on whether two school districts in Arkansas have met their desegregation obligations.
January 6, 2010 – Education Week
The Pulaski County, Ark., special school district's board has voted to withdraw recognition of unions that represent teachers and the support staff, prompting a one-day work stoppage on Dec. 10.
December 16, 2009 – Education Week
Arkansas’ attorney general said that he’ll keep pushing to end the roughly $60 million a year the state gives in desegregation funding to three districts that say they’ve been successfully desegregated.
September 2, 2009 – Education Week
T. Kenneth James, the commissioner of the Arkansas Department of Education, has announced his resignation.
June 10, 2009 – Education Week
The state’s governor says even the slight increase approved by lawmakers in their recent session will make a difference.
May 13, 2009 – Education Week
The former treasurer for a parent-teacher organization in Bentonville, Ark., has pleaded guilty to stealing from a fund for an elementary school.
May 13, 2009 – Education Week

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