Alternative High School (Calgary)

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First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

MCGRAW HILL FINANCIAL : California Chooses CTB/McGraw-Hill's TASC Test as Alternative High School Equivalency Exam

The California Department of Education has said that they have selected CTB/ McGraw-Hill's TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion) test as a state-approved assessment leading to a high school equivalency certificate.In a release, the department said ... [Published 4 Traders - 12 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Smith, Nicolini named principals

Two new principals for Peet Junior High and Hauke High School were named at the Conroe ISD board of trustees meeting Tuesday night.Tasha Smith was named principal of Peet Junior High School and Paula Nicolini was named principal of Hauke Academic Alternative ... [Published Houston Villager - 13 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Wichita school on track to get storm shelter pending funds from FEMA

Another Wichita school will get a storm shelter by August if funds from the Federal Emergency Management Agency come through as expected, district officials said.The Wichita school board on Monday unanimously approved spending $734,000 to build a storm ... [Published Wichita Eagle - 18 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Board ponders school’s future

Architect presents floor plans for possible repurposing of CCHSBy Mira Schmitt-CashStaff WriterThe Charles City School Board looked over floor plans and cost estimates regarding alternative uses of the current high school building Monday at its regular ... [Published Charles City Press - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

HS culinary students compete to Cook Up Change

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Cooking up Change is a national healthy cooking competition launched by Healthy Schools Campaign. It challenges teams of high school culinary students to create menu items that are not only healthy, but also meet nutrition guidelines ... [Published KTRK TV - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

A tisket, a tasket, it's colorful Easter baskets for senior citizens from Northwest students

BLACKMAN TWP., MI – They’ve cleaned, painted, raked leaves, planted trees, baked cookies and made fleece blankets all in the name of serving their community.But this spring, students in every Northwest Community Schools building came together on one project ... [Published Jackson Citizen Patriot - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Doug Blumhardt

, at home surrounded by family after courageously fighting a seven-month battle with cancer. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at Parkway Funeral Service, 2330 Tyler Parkway, Bismarck. Burial will be held at a later date.There ... [Published Bismarck Tribune - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

California Approves CTB/McGraw-Hill's TASC Test as a Statewide Alternative High School Equivalency Exam

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Department of Education has announced that they have selected CTB/McGraw-Hill's TASC (Test Assessing Secondary Completion™) test as a state-approved assessment leading to a high school equivalency ... [Published PR Newswire: Business Technology - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

New Series Looks Inside Alternative High School

p Culture[1] , Teachers, Teaching, Unions[2]Be warned, this new documentary series from VICE about a "last chance" alternative school in Chicago is VERY rough to watch, even if you've watched a bunch of these.  References^ School Life Pop Culture (scholasticadministrator.typepad.com)^ ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 2 reports

Decision expected tonight at Wappingers Central meeting

District board may vote to close school WAPPINGERS FALLS — The board intends to vote on whether or not to close a school and shift students in others.Recommendations to do so came to the board from a district facilities advisory committee report.There ... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

An Alternative High School in the City's Crosshairs

An Alternative High School in the City's CrosshairsUpdated: Thursday, April 3 2014 12:02 PM EDT 2014-04-03 16:02:48 GMTAs someone totally unconnected this story the first thing I noticed was the tension and anger in a Watts meeting hall. The hall is part ... [Published KTTV Fox 11 - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 2 reports

Small Fire Prompts Evacuation of BECC Building in Brighton

Radio Station WHMI 93.5 FM -- News, Weather, Traffic, Sports, School Updates, and the Best Classic Hits for Howell, Brighton, Fenton, and the entire Livingston County, Michigan Area March 19, 20143/19/14 - A small fire forced the evacuation of a building ... [Published WHMI 93.5 FM - Mar 19 2014]

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...will benefit immensely from a more affordable and flexible alternative to the current exam," said Ellen Haley , president of CTB/ McGraw-Hill . "As postsecondary degrees continue to be a prerequisite for some of the fastest-growing industries in our economy, the accessibility of testing solutions like the TASC test will be increasingly vital to expanding career opportunities and improving the quality of life for adults in California and across the country."
"You cannot make these knee-jerk reactions - there are so many things that need to be looked at" Maureen Cassidy, a Kinry mom, told the board
Two Los Angeles City Council members spent the last 15 months putting together a comprehensive look at the city's street.  The findings?   "We have the worst streets than in any city in the country."

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MCGRAW HILL FINANCIAL : California Chooses CTB/... [Published 4 Traders - 12 hours ago]
Smith, Nicolini named principals [Published Houston Villager - 13 hours ago]
Wichita school on track to get storm shelter pe... [Published Wichita Eagle - 18 hours ago]
(New) Pendleton teacher's class receives nation... [Published KEPR-TV - 20 hours ago]
Board ponders school’s future [Published Charles City Press - Apr 15 2014]
Local superintendent among four to get intervie... [Published Muskegon Chronicle - Apr 14 2014]
HS culinary students compete to Cook Up Change [Published KTRK TV - Apr 14 2014]
A tisket, a tasket, it's colorful Easter basket... [Published Jackson Citizen Patriot - Apr 13 2014]
Doug Blumhardt [Published Bismarck Tribune - Apr 11 2014]
Wappingers keeps school open; relief is momentary [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 09 2014]
Chamber chief seeks to strengthen community-bus... [Published Ridgefield Press - Apr 08 2014]
California Approves CTB/McGraw-Hill's TASC Test... [Published PR Newswire: Business Technology - Apr 08 2014]
New Series Looks Inside Alternative High School [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 08 2014]
VIDEO: Wappingers' Vassar school to stay open, ... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 08 2014]
Wappingers school will not close, no students r... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 08 2014]
Today's news summary [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 07 2014]
Decision expected tonight at Wappingers Central... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 07 2014]
Wappingers meeting, vote to close school, set f... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 06 2014]
An Alternative High School in the City's Crossh... [Published KTTV Fox 11 - Apr 03 2014]
NJ Schools Development Authority approves tempo... [Published Somerset Reporter - Apr 02 2014]
Wappingers parents familiar with school closing... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 02 2014]
Today's news summary, April 1, 2014 [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 02 2014]
VIDEO: Wappingers studies its next move after s... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 01 2014]
VIDEO: Parents speak out on controversial schoo... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Apr 01 2014]
Today's news summary, March 31, 2014 [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Mar 31 2014]
St. Paul man, 25, died of smoke inhalation in S... [Published TwinCities.com - Mar 31 2014]
Wappingers parents to speak out on controversia... [Published Poughkeepsie Journal - Mar 31 2014]
The financial impact of the Prescott school ref... [Published Pierce County Herald - Mar 28 2014]
Allen, North square off for Tehama County Super... [Published Red Bluff Daily News - Mar 28 2014]
Davison students will attend classes until June 20 [Published The Davison Index - Mar 27 2014]
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