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N.C. officials flip-flop, say charters must report salaries

The reversal comes a month after attorneys for the Department of Public Instruction said charters were exempt from the requirement.

April 16, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

Ball State making moves to confront tenure abuse

A review policy change is intended to correct, or potentially terminate, underperforming profs.

April 16, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

Conn. assembles 97-teacher Common Core 'Dream Team'

The Connecticut Dream Team will develop effective Common Core resources to share with peers in the state and beyond.

April 16, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

Indiana releases final draft of new standards

After dropping the Common Core last month, Indiana has released the final draft of their proposed new standards

April 16, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

Free community college for Tenn. high school grads

Legislation passed to allow Tennessee high school graduates attend community college for free.  

April 16, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

S.C. superintendent forces Smarter Balanced withdrawal

After conflicting decisions, Mick Zais decided to force the state's exit from the Common Core-aligned exam consortium.

April 15, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

Md. requiring online course providers to register

Maryland is aggressively seeking online course providers that may be enrolling state residents.

April 16, 2014 / Keith Button (Education Dive)

Texas's gubernatorial race heats up over pre-K debate

Gubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis is criticizing challenger Greg Abbott’s pre-kindergarten plan

April 16, 2014 / Allie Gross (Education Dive)

Blackboard announces partnerships with LiveSafe, U. of Arkansas

One partnership focuses on expanding mobile campus safety solutions, while the other helps an institution grow its online programs.

April 15, 2014 / Roger Riddell (Education Dive)

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