Blue and white streamers crisscross along the wall of a school gym in East Harlem. White paper cloths cover tables. Cute graduation cap confetti dot the table tops. Plates and cups are neatly lined up. The decorations are sparse but what can you do when you’re on a limited budget? Besides, the decorations aren’t important.…
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Published Aug. 19, 2013 | District Dossier /Education Week online Although the district will slowly regain full responsibility of its financial and administrative functions, the Michigan Department of Education will continue to monitor the district for improvements.
Published Oct. 4, 2013 | K-12 Parents and the Public /Education Week online Parents are increasingly putting pressure on district and state leaders to provide their gifted children with better, high-quality programs.
Published Sept. 16, 2013 | Rules for Engagement /Education Week online A high school in Hagerstown, Ind., has plans to raise cattle as part of an agricultural science class, but the bulls will also be slaughtered and butchered for use in hamburgers served in the school's cafeteria.