Lawmakers reject Brown’s online learning proposal

(Calif.) A key budget panel on Tuesday rejected Gov. Jerry Brown’s latest plan to revamped the K-12 independent study program and create more opportunities for students to use modern technology as part of their academic day.

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National challenge remains for universal preschool

(District of Columbia) About half of the school districts in the U.S. do not offer preschool programs despite the heavy push from the Obama administration.

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