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Maysville activist demands school district audit

The Maysville R-I Board of Education isn’t following principles of public transparency, a local resident says, and Missouri’s State Auditor may get involved. Auditor Nicole Galloway’s office is authorized to conduct what are called citizen-initiated audits. The findings are non-binding and typically deal with matters that are not explicit violations of the law but concern “best practices” in how money is spent, how people can learn about what decisions are made and who is making the decisions for what reasons. On all of these criteria, Paul Hamby said, his district based in the seat of DeKalb County is not meeting the mark.
MAYSVILLE, MO
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Prince Edward County’s updated flag pays tribute to the birthplace of student-led Civil Rights movement

A new flag flies over the newly renovated front lawn of the Prince Edward County courthouse, one that acknowledges an ugly chapter in the state’s history. The revised county seal now includes an image of the former Robert Russa Moton High School in Farmville, which is considered the birthplace of America’s student-led Civil Rights revolution.
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Farmington’s Jewish and South Asian parents frustrated, shocked by decision on religious holidays: ‘We didn’t expect to go backward’

Jewish and South Asian families in Farmington are coming together and speaking out after the town’s board of education unanimously decided that the district will not close for Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur or Diwali for the 2023-2024 school year. When Diwali came up for a vote at the Farmington Board of Education’s Nov. 14 meeting, Suraj Kurtakoti said that he was hopeful that the widely ...
FARMINGTON, CT

City school district pays off bond

During the November meeting of the Cambridge City School District Board of Education, Treasurer Ed Wright announced the 1999 bond levy that paid for the construction of the new schools will be paid off before the end of the month. The maturation of this bond, currently at 1.2 mills, and...
CAMBRIDGE, OH
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School funds expert Jesse Boehme will exit Hudson

HUDSON—“I really have enjoyed working at the Hudson City School District,” said its outgoing Business Administrator Jonathan “Jesse” Boehme. “Everybody I work with is great. Great administrators. Great teachers. A piece of me will stay part of Hudson,” he said. Mr. Boehme is...
HUDSON, NY
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Byron-Bergen CSD names new Elementary School Principal

The Byron-Bergen Central School District’s Board of Education approved the nomination of Kristin Loftus as Elementary School Principal at its meeting on November 17. Loftus will fill the position left by Interim Principal Carol Stehm, effective January 3, 2023. “Kristin Loftus is an outstanding educator who is the best...
BYRON, NY

The parable of the Bambino

Babe Ruth’s home run record was sure to fall sooner or later. Roger Maris broke Ruth’s 60-homer single-season record with his 61st home run of the 1961 season. Hank Aaron broke Ruth’s career homer record of 714 in 1974 with his 715th career dinger. Now, those broken records have been surpassed. Somehow, though, Ruth remains […] The post The parable of the Bambino appeared first on Virginia Mercury.
VIRGINIA STATE
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Pocahontas BOE Meeting Agenda for the November 29th Meeting

The Pocahontas County Board of Education’s next meeting will be held on Tuesday, November 29th at the Board of Education Office in Buckeye. There will be a Service Personnel meeting at 5:00 pm followed by the regular meeting at 6:00 pm. The agenda for the regular meeting is as follows.
POCAHONTAS COUNTY, WV
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Lawrence County School Board meets this week

THE LAWRENCE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION IS SCHEDULED TO HOLD A WORK SESSION ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29. THE MEETING WILL BEGIN AT 4:30 PM, AT THE LAWRENCE COUNTY CENTRAL OFFICE LOCATED AT 1620 SPRINGER ROAD IN LAWRENCEBURG. THE SCHOOL BOARD MEETS IN REGULAR SESSON THURSDAY, DECEMBER 1, AT 5 PM.
LAWRENCE COUNTY, TN
Summit Daily News

Letter to the Editor: Summit School district should be recognized for its positive contributions

Largely overlooked amid midterm elections was another recent event significant to Coloradans: revision of school social studies standards, a state core instructional program. As mandated by law, such standards periodically undergo review and revision. In 2020, a committee of Colorado social studies teachers, school administrators and content experts was tasked...
COLORADO STATE
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Wynford Board of Education recognize recent accomplishments at monthly meeting

BUCYRUS—On Monday evening, the Wynford board of education members held their monthly meeting. To begin the meeting, many individuals within the Wynford community were recognized for their recent accomplishments. Among those recognized were the Wynford middle school girl’s cross country team for winning the N10, the 8th-grade volleyball team...
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Education Week honors impact of local educators

Amid statewide protests from University of California academic workers marching for better working conditions, Cal State Fullerton highlighted the importance of educators and their impact on the communities they serve. Education Week, hosted by the College of Education from Nov. 13 to Nov. 17, consisted of in-person and virtual panels...
ORANGE, CA
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Area school systems earn statewide report card

Earlier this week, the Alabama State Department of Education released school report cards, including for school systems in Tallapoosa County, for the first time since the 2018-2019 school year. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government has waived Alabama schools from reporting accountability data for the previous two years....
TALLAPOOSA COUNTY, AL

McAlester school board approves therapy dog program

McALESTER, Okla. — The McAlester Public Schools Board of Education recently approved a policy revision to include therapy dogs, the school district announced. The therapy dog program will begin on Monday at McAlester High School. Luna is a 6-year-old standard poodle and is the first certified therapy dog at...
MCALESTER, OK
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