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Sep 07, 2011, 08:00 ET

Broad Residency Program Announces Largest Incoming Class of Education Reform Executives in Program's History

Class of 2011 includes an increase in Residents working to reform state departments of education The Broad Residency in Urban Education announced...

Mar 07, 2011, 18:14 ET

Pennsylvania Statewide Afterschool/Youth Development Network Honors 2011 Afterschool Champions

Seventeen programs and leaders recognized for innovation and excellence in afterschool programs that keep kids safe, inspire learning and help...

Feb 08, 2011, 10:35 ET
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Senior Military, Corporate and Education Executives Selected for Superintendents Academy

Three high-ranking military officers, a telecom executive and four experienced educators have been selected to participate in The Broad...

Dec 15, 2010, 09:20 ET

Youth Exposure to Alcohol Ads on TV Growing Faster Than Adults

Ads Placed on Cable TV Networks More Than Tripled Youth exposure to alcohol advertising on U.S. television increased 71 percent between 2001 and...

Oct 29, 2010, 09:00 ET

Alpine Elementary School Receives 2010 James L. Oberstar Safe Routes to School Award

50 Percent of Student Body Regularly Travels to School on Foot or Bicycle As over 3,500 Walk to School Month celebrations come to an end this...

Oct 06, 2010, 06:00 ET

Walk to School Day Celebrates National Efforts to Promote More Walkable, Active Communities

Thousands of Events in US Will Recognize the Role Walking and Bicycling to School Can Play in Student Health and Safety Today, thousands of...

Sep 08, 2010, 08:00 ET
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Record Number of Broad Residents Take on Local, State, Federal Roles Managing Education Reform

Broad Residency Receives $3.6 million Grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to Help Execute Teacher Effectiveness Initiatives The...

Aug 30, 2010, 08:00 ET
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Broad Superintendents Academy Graduates Outperform Their Peers in Raising Student Achievement

Broad Foundation commits another $20 million to develop school district leaders School districts led by Broad Superintendents Academy graduates...

Aug 23, 2010, 11:27 ET

Students with Special Needs Take Step Toward Equal Access to Technology

Gov. Schwarzenegger signed a bill making it possible for nonpublic schools to include technology-based learning materials in the curriculum for...

Jun 09, 2010, 14:33 ET

Metro Nashville Public Schools Engages Spectrum Center Schools and Programs to Open School for Students with Special Needs

Metro Nashville Public Schools (MNPS) will open a new program this fall to provide intensive academic and behavioral services for students in...

May 27, 2010, 11:00 ET

Students with Special Needs Take Step Toward Equal Access to Technology

The state Senate will be considering a bill that would make it possible for nonpublic schools to include technology-based learning materials in the...

May 11, 2010, 12:34 ET

Gulf of Mexico Blowout and Law of the Sea

The following event announcement is being released by the Center for Oceans Law and Policy, University of Virginia School of Law: Time: 8:30 AM...

May 04, 2010, 10:23 ET

Pennsylvania Safe Schools Event Engages Educators on Bullying Issues

Nationally renowned experts offer best prevention practices on Cyberbullying and harassment of gay and lesbian youth; explore collaborations...

Apr 30, 2010, 08:59 ET

Major New Book Discusses Key Issues in the Struggle Against Terror

A major new book on Legal Issues in the Struggle Against Terror—including contributions from nineteen prominent experts from government and...

Feb 04, 2010, 08:00 ET
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14 Military, Government and School District Leaders Chosen for National School Superintendent Training Program

Fourteen prominent leaders from across the country, including high-ranking military officers, government officials and education executives, have...

Dec 17, 2009, 08:00 ET

Nine Education and Military Leaders Graduate from Urban Superintendents Academy

Nine senior education, business and military leaders have graduated from the 2009 Broad Superintendents Academy, and six are already working at...

Oct 29, 2009, 08:00 ET

Broad Center for the Management of School Systems Announces Three New Members of Board of Directors

U.S. News and World Report Editor-in-Chief Mortimer Zuckerman, CityView Executive Chairman Henry G. Cisneros and Chicago Public Schools...

Oct 26, 2009, 05:30 ET

Ben W. Murch Elementary School Receives 2009 James L. Oberstar Safe Routes to School Award

Recognized for Excellence in Building Community Support and Infrastructure for Safe Walking and Bicycling to School The National Center for...

Oct 13, 2009, 08:00 ET

The Family: Forgotten Foundation of Education Reform?; The American Center for School Choice Holds Its Inaugural Conference

National Press Club will be site of unique debate on family choice in education as a moral and civic imperative Sparks will fly at the...

Oct 05, 2009, 17:23 ET

International Walk to School Day Celebrates Local Efforts to Increase Safe Routes For Students to Walk and Bicycle to School

Thousands of Scheduled Community Events in U.S. Will Recognize Student Health and Safety Programs On Wednesday, October 7th, students,...