Archive for May 2014 - Page 5

    • Senate panel moves bill to restore multilingual K-12 classrooms

      (Calif.) A bill that would repeal the core tenets of a 15-year-old ban on the use of bilingual education in the state’s K-12 school system cleared its first legislative hurdle Wednesday – passing out of the Senate Education Committee, where it was lauded as being both necessary and overdue.

    • NSBA issues guide for schools on data privacy

      (Va.) School districts considering data protection policies can look to guidance recently released by the National School Boards Association for a brief overview of existing laws, as well as information about online technologies and suggestions for merging student access with security.