Pork Gets its Due
- District opens mass communication school. // Curriculum Review;Mar1990, Vol. 29 Issue 7, p10
Provides information about Cincinnati's public school system opening a high school specializing in mass communications. School requirements for the freshmen and sophomore students accepted in the school; Grants and donation received by the school from the Scripps-Howard Foundation.
- Rockwood district schedules nine 'late start' days at high schools. // South County Journal;8/8/2012, Vol. 47 Issue 32, pA3
The article reports that Rockwood School District high schools in Missouri will have nine late start days starting in the 2012-2013 school year beginning August 14, 2012.
- The damage done. // Teacher Magazine;Aug/Sep97, Vol. 9 Issue 1, p16
Reports on the award of $1.7 million given to a white teacher in Collins High School by the Chicago school district as compensatory damages for racial harassment.
- A Better Plan For WISD. // Lakelander (Whitney, TX);10/17/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 42, p4
The article offers information on the bond proposal of Whitney Independent School District in Whitney, Texas for the proposed new high school.
- HIGH Anxiety. Hanson, Cynthia // Teacher Magazine;Feb99, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p36
Highlights the pressure and challenges faced by students of New Trier High School in Illinois. Description of the school's students; Competition among the school's students; Salary received by the school's teachers.
- District might let students pick teachers. Zehr, Mary Ann // Education Week;11/19/97, Vol. 17 Issue 13, p1
Reports on a proposal in Virginia to allow high school students to pick their own teachers and class periods. Voting on proposal by school district set for April 1998; Advantage of giving students a choice; Teachers' concern about the drawbacks of Prince William County schools Superintendent...
- Curriculum review follows public criticism. // Graham Leader;3/31/2013, Vol. 137 Issue 65, p4A
The article offers information on CSCOPE, an online curriculum management system used by more than 800 school districts in Texas that is directly tied to the frequent and rigorous testing requirements adopted by Texas for its schools.
- Hollywood Learning. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;9/5/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31713, p39
Reports that the Los Angeles Unified School District can move forward with construction of a high school in North Hollywood, California after a land swap agreement with Los Angeles, California's Metropolitan Transportation Authority.
- Accelerated High School. // Gifted Child Today;Nov/Dec2000, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p9
Reports that the school district in Rochester, New York has created the Pathways initiative allowing high school students in the area to earn a diploma in three, four or five years.