Middletown Board of Education talks future enrollment projections, and many more items | #Education

MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Members of the Middletown Township Public School District community had the chance to learn about the prediction of future student enrollment for the next 5-10 years, during the Middletown Township Board of Education’s most recent meeting, held virtually over Zoom on Sept. 23rd. These future student enrollment predictions, based on…

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GA Superintendent seeks to ease standardized testing pressures | #Education

Standardized testing concerns Georgia’s School Superintendent​​ Richard Woods is hoping to ease the pressures associated with standardized testing. Georgia’s State Superintendent says he’s helping take some of the burden off standardized tests this school year. Earlier this month, the U.S. Department of Education announced they would not grant federal waivers…

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Sparta Board of Education Wrangles with COVID-19 Outbreak | #Education

SPARTA, NJ – The Sussex County Health Department is calling the recent number of students testing positive for COVID-19 an “outbreak,” according to acting Superintendent Patrick McQueeney.  At the outdoor board meeting on Thursday night McQueeney updated the board and community on recent coronavirus related news. As of Friday, the…

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Court Pick Ruled on Campus Sex Assault, Other Education Issues as Appeals Judge – The School Law Blog | #Education

 Washington President Donald Trump on Saturday named Amy Coney Barrett, a Chicago-based federal appeals court judge and the leading contender on his shortlist, to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the U.S. Supreme Court. Barrett, 48, is a former law clerk to the late Justice Antonin Scalia. She…

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Larry Pretlow announces suspension of his campaign for Howard County Board of Education in District 2 | #Education

Larry Pretlow (candidate for Howard County Board of Education in District 2) announced the following on social media and on his website: Effectively Immediately Mr. Pretlow’s campaign for Howard County Board of Education in District 2 is suspended. # # # Friends of Larry Pretlow II4803 Circling Hunter Dr #103,…

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