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Andy Smarick has been named New Jersey's deputy commissioner of education.
June 9, 2010 – Education Week
Views vary on a California district’s decision to shut one school run by Stanford University but grant a two-year reprieve to the other.
May 12, 2010 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week
Teachers in Harrison School District Two will be paid based on observations of classroom practice and student-achievement results.
May 12, 2010 – Education Week
Advocates hope to clear the path—blocked by the Supreme Court—to racial diversity in schools, through the use of poverty measures.
May 12, 2010 – Education Week
A new effort by 12 major education philanthropies aims to dovetail with the Education Department’s ‘i3’ agenda, raising complex issues.
May 7, 2010 – Education Week
Applicants look for district and union support without diluting proposals and hurting their shot at the $3.4 billion still left.
May 12, 2010 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week
Despite rising demand, recession-driven budget cuts have reined in the once-swift expansion of public pre-K programs, a survey finds.
May 4, 2010 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Career Coach
Local superintendents warn of deep personnel cuts in the 2010-2011 school year.
May 4, 2010 | Updated: February 21, 2019 – Education Week


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