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Stretching the School Dollar: How Schools and Districts Can Save Money While Serving Students Best (Educational Innovations Series)

Simultaneous pressures to reduce costs and increase student achievement have never been greater than they are today. Not only is cost-cutting essential in this era of tightened resources, argue Hess and Osberg, but eliminating inefficient spending is critical for freeing up resources to drive school reform.Stretching the School Dollar book brings together a dynamic group […]

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Serving Students Who Are Homeless: A Resource Guide for Schools, Districts, and Educational Leaders

Schools and districts are seeing unprecedented numbers of students and families living without residential stability. Although the McKinney-Vento Act has been around for over two decades, many district- and site-level practitioners have a difficult time interpreting and implementing the Act’s mandates within their local contexts. This book provides much-needed guidance to help educational leaders support […]

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Holiday declared for educational institutions in four districts

With intermittent rainfall expected on Monday, the district administration in Namakkal has declared holiday for schools and colleges, while the administrations in Salem, Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri have declared holiday for schools on Monday. Due to low pressure area over southwest Bay of Bengal, rain continued in the three districts on Sunday. Since the depression is […]

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