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By Mark Davis
The nation founders, the Lone Star State thrives
Topic - U.S. Department Of Education
Indiana Department of Education officials said Tuesday that they expected to hear about concerns with the state's No Child Left Behind waiver last fall, but federal monitors delayed releasing the report until last month without explanation.
The U.S. Department of Education says it's reviewing the way Emory University responds to complaints of sexual violence and harassment.
The U.S. Department of Education is investigating Indiana University-Bloomington and Vincennes University over their handling of sexual abuse complaints.
The Boulder and Denver campuses of the University of Colorado, the University of Denver and Regis University are among 55 institutions with unresolved sexual violence or harassment cases, the U.S. Department of Education said Thursday.
Six Massachusetts schools are among 55 colleges nationwide facing federal investigations over their handling of sexual assault complaints, according to a report released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Education.
Recent editorials from Mississippi newspapers:
Mississippi is reworking its rating system for school districts and high schools after federal officials demanded the ratings put more weight on high school graduation.
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $385,000 grant to an Indiana school corporation to get its students more active and eating better.
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded four grants in Oklahoma to be used for physical fitness programs.
The Mansfield School District in western Arkansas has been awarded a $160,000 grant by the U.S. Department of Education for physical fitness programs.
Hawaii's public school system isn't planning to ask for more time to carry out ambitious reforms that won the state a $75 million federal grant.
Maine is getting $1.7 million to help improve the state's lowest-performing schools.
The cash-strapped Indianapolis Public Schools must provide more athletic opportunities for female students at six high schools to comply with Title IX, the U.S. Department of Education said Wednesday.
An elementary school principal's claim that she saw teachers erasing answers on students' test sheets had reached District of Columbia Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson's desk within 24 hours of the alleged incident in late 2010, according to emails obtained by The Associated Press through a public records request.
The number of homeless students has raised to record 1.1 million, according to new data from the U.S. Department of Education. States with the highest increase of homeless children include North Dakota, Maine and North Carolina.