State ballot measures’ impacts on K-12 schools

Ballots in the 2020 presidential election also included a variety of state measures that could impact education. “The biggest trend is that a lot of them had to do with raising money for education,” said Damion Pechota, a policy analyst at Education Commission of the States.  While a limited number of state ballot initiatives specifically […]

UNICEF/SUBEB mobilise 270,000 girl-child to schools in Katsina state

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), and the State Universal Basic Education Board (SUBEB), Katsina State, has mobilised 270,000 girl-child to enroll in primary schools in the state. Mr Michael Banda, Education Officer-in-charge, UNICEF, Kano Field Office,...

State community college leaders say more federal aid is crucial

Dive Brief:  State directors of community colleges that were surveyed recently agree funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act helped their states’ students. But most said colleges in their state will need additional federal aid to help...