April 25, 2012
Education Week, Vol. 31, Issue 29
Early Childhood Contest Under Way for $7.6 Billion in Head Start Grants
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has opened the first phase of a Head Start competition that will require some large urban agencies and other longtime providers to vie for funding for the first time.
The Commentary "A Flawed Approach to Reading in the Common-Core Standards" in the Feb. 29, 2012, issue of Education Week should have said that the Common Core State Standards have been accepted by all but four states.
Law & Courts Top North Dakota Court Upholds Officer's Search of Student
A North Dakota school resource officer's search of a student that turned up illegal drugs was reasonable, the state's highest court has ruled.