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University of Michigan will break ground in Detroit on a Center for Innovation

Nov. 29, 2023
Officials say the $250 million project shows the university's increased commitment to improve Detroit's economy.
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Edgewood (Texas) district may close 2 schools

Nov. 9, 2023
The district's finance and facilities committee has recommended shuttering 2 schools in San Antonio to address continuing enrollment drops.
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Billion dollar bond requests in Texas

Nov. 6, 2023
5 Texas districts are asking voters Tuesday to approve bond requests that exceed $1 billion.
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1 person killed, another wounded in weekend shooting at university in Massachusetts

Oct. 30, 2023
The shooting occurred early Saturday in a parking lot at Worcester State University.
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Oklahoma attorney general sues to stop state from authorizing a religious charter school

Oct. 23, 2023
Atty. Gen. Gentner Drummond filed the suit after the Oklahoma Statewide Virtual Charter School Board ignored his warning that the planned charter school would violate the state...


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eBook: Green Schools Digest

Jan. 1, 2023
Learn the leading sustainability strategies being employed by education facilities across the U.S.
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Nebraska district settles suit over cutting of Native American students' hair

Oct. 9, 2023
The Cody-Kilgore district must pay the families of 2 students $227,500 and amend its policies to prohibit school personnel from giving haircuts.
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University of Hawaii at Manoa breaks ground on graduate student housing

Oct. 5, 2023
The $170 million Residences for Graduate Students at UH Mānoa is set to open in fall 2025.
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Prince George's County (Maryland) school board approves plan to construct 8 new buildings

Oct. 2, 2023
The construction plans are part of the second phase of the district's "Blueprint Schools" public-private partnership program.
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New York state bans use of facial recognition technology in schools

Sept. 28, 2023
Officials decide the risks to student privacy and civil rights outweigh potential security benefits.