LEAs can’t charge for adult civic classes

(Calif.) Adult education programs across the state can no longer charge fees for English and citizenship classes following the sunset last month of legislative authorization intended originally to help them weather recessionary budget cuts.

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Maps highlight suspension and expulsion records

(District of Columbia) The U.S. Department of Education has released new, interactive maps detailing district-by-district numbers for the percentage of students suspended out of school in the 2011-12 school year.

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