How Georgia schools will be graded by the Dept. of Education

Fatima Fokina

The department approved the State School Superintendent’s request to make amendments. ATLANTA — Public schools in Georgia will face relaxed federal standards, thanks to a request made by the state’s top education official. The U.S. Department of Education approved State School Superintendent Richard Woods’ request to amend how the DOE […]

Operational Guidance for K-12 Schools and Early Care and Education Programs to Support Safe In-Person Learning

Fatima Fokina

COVID-19 Community Levels and Associated Prevention Strategies CDC’s COVID-19 Community Levels help communities and individuals make decisions on what COVID-19 prevention strategies to use based on whether their community is classified as low, medium, or high. These levels factor in a combination of COVID-19 hospitalization rates, healthcare burden, and COVID-19 […]

NYC education panel approves school funding formula

Fatima Fokina

Following a stunning rejection last month, New York City’s education panel approved Wednesday the city’s school funding formula for next year, as Schools Chancellor David Banks promised to create a group that will review the 15-year-old formula.  The commitment from the city followed concerns from some panel members and public […]