TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The state's education department is planning to develop a system to measure the academic readiness of kindergartners, which supporters say will significantly change the state's approach to education.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Educators around Indiana are struggling over how to deal with an impending change in academic requirements for those who teach high school classes for which students can receive college credit.
INDIANAPOLIS — Some educators are worried that tighter academic requirements for those teaching Indiana high school classes for which students can receive college credit will lead to a drop in such dual-credit offerings.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will veto a bill to revamp the state's system allowing students to transfer from failing schools, two Missouri lawmakers who took a lead in crafting the legislation said on Thursday.