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  • California appeals teacher tenure ruling

    California appeals teacher tenure ruling

    Saturday, August 30 2014 2:30 AM EDT2014-08-30 06:30:47 GMT
    California Gov. Jerry Brown has filed an appeal of a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for the state's teachers.More >>
    Gov. Jerry Brown appealed a court ruling that struck down tenure and other job protections for California's teachers, setting himself apart from leaders in some other states who have fought to end such protections or...More >>
  • Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

    Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

    Saturday, August 30 2014 1:10 AM EDT2014-08-30 05:10:19 GMT
    Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than...More >>
    Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen...More >>
  • Lawmakers pass first California groundwater rules

    Lawmakers pass first California groundwater rules

    Friday, August 29 2014 11:49 PM EDT2014-08-30 03:49:49 GMT
    The worst drought in a generation has pushed California lawmakers to overhaul the state's longstanding "pump-as-you-please" groundwater policy under a package of bills lawmakers sent Friday to Gov. Jerry Brown.More >>
    The worst drought in a generation has pushed California lawmakers to overhaul the state's longstanding "pump-as-you-please" groundwater policy under a package of bills lawmakers sent Friday to Gov. Jerry Brown.More >>
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  • Former Disney executive shares life lessons with Gulfport students

    Former Disney executive shares life lessons with Gulfport students

    Friday, August 29 2014 7:27 PM EDT2014-08-29 23:27:10 GMT
    Former Disney Executive Vice-President Lee Cockerell spoke to hundreds of students at Gulfport High Friday. He shared his life struggles, leadership strategies, and advice to help young people succeed.More >>
    He is a college dropout who ended up running one of the largest vacation destinations in the world. Former Disney Executive Vice-President Lee Cockerell spoke to hundreds of students at Gulfport High Friday. He shared his life struggles, leadership strategies, and advice to help young people succeed.More >>
  • 14 Mississippi school districts sue over underfunding

    14 Mississippi school districts sue over underfunding

    Thursday, August 28 2014 12:20 PM EDT2014-08-28 16:20:04 GMT
    Fourteen Mississippi school districts filed legal claims in Hinds County Chancery Court on Thursday seeking a declaratory judgment for funds owed to them by the State of Mississippi under the MississippiMore >>
    The law allowed the State a three-year period to phase in full funding to the amounts called for by the formula. Since full funding became mandatory in 2010, Mississippi has failed to fully fund MAEP in every fiscal year.

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  • Head Start teachers hope to raise grades with training

    Head Start teachers hope to raise grades with training

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-08-27 10:53:04 GMT
    Head Start programs across the country must meet tougher federal standards in order to receive funding. The Harrison County Head Start Program is taking steps to boost teacher performance. It has hiredMore >>
    Head Start programs across the country must meet tougher federal standards in order to receive funding. The Harrison County Head Start Program is taking steps to boost teacher performance. It has hired a company that specializes in training teachers.More >>

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