Posted in May 2012

Bye-Bye Busing?

Bye-Bye Busing?

School districts across the country are implementing a change that proponents estimate will save their schools anywhere from $300,000 to $2.5 million over the course of just a few years or less. Sounds great, right? Not if you’re a student who relies on the bus to get to school. From California to New Jersey, school … Continue reading

New Teachers, New Focus

New Teachers, New Focus

Along with budget cuts affecting the public school system in America, there’s another issue at hand:  demographics. It’s no secret that the American workforce as a whole – including in schools – is changing. According to studies by AARP and the Greenway Group, workplace demographics span four generations for the first time in modern history, … Continue reading