October 16, 2013
An initiative on the November ballot in Colorado would raise the state income tax $1 billion annually, making it the largest tax increase in state history, according to state estimates.
April 30, 2013
A labor expert is praising a new Kansas law for promoting teachers' freedom to make informed political choices, and opinion polls show strong public support for it, including union members and government employees. Republican Gov.
February 25, 2013
Ryan Noel just wanted his fellow teachers to see him receive money for his classroom.
December 7, 2012
Challenges of cost, control, and quality have caused some Colorado education leaders to take a second look at the state’s adoption of national academic standards.
June 4, 2011
Tennessee’s State Board of Education has ratified new rules requiring that student test scores factor in evaluating, paying, and promoting educators.
March 11, 2010
Maryland missed out on the first round of the federal Race to the Top grant competition, so Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) is proposing an education reform package he says will give the state a second-round advantage.