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On 'Brown v. Board of Education' Anniversary, Dems Blast Trump's Civil Rights Record – Politics K-12 – Education Week

Congressional Democrats held a forum on various civil rights issues in education on the 64th anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court case that prohibited laws establishing segregated schools. Source: New feed

Parkland parents who lost kids are running for school board – Education Week

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Michael Kirst Stepping Down as President of California State Board – State EdWatch – Education Week

Michael Kirst will be stepping down from his job as president of the California School Board when Gov. Jerry Brown’s tenure is over, Kirst announced this week. Kirst, who is an emeritus professor education and business administration at Stanford University,

Alabama Board Taps Superintendents' Group Leader As Next State Chief – State EdWatch – Education Week

The state’s last superintendent resigned under pressure after he attempted to take over Montgomery’s school system and figure out a way to grade the state’s schools. Source: New feed

Illinois State Board of Education to Revamp PARCC Exams – Education Week

The Illinois State Board of Education is planning to transform 3rd to 8th grade state exams, aiming to shorten the tests, get results faster and switch to a format that adjusts the difficulty of test questions. Source: New feed

National Board Aims to Certify 1 Million

The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards has made getting certified cheaper and easier to manage. Will more teachers pursue certification? Source: