All posts tagged "public schools"
Pesquera: “We need to find a way to identify which schools are at more risk”
All Public Schools are Being Inspected After 6.4 Earthquake Shook Island
- Posted January 10, 2020
Report: Puerto Rico population decline results in marked school enrollment drop
Authors warn that addressing ‘demographic winter’ requires policies that mitigate ‘negative economic impacts’
- Posted May 8, 2019
Opposition to governor’s educational reform plan grows in Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN – While waiting for the details of the educational reform announced by Gov. Ricardo Rosselló, teacher groups, legislators and experts have begun to raise doubts about the virtues of the proposal. For former Education Secretary...
- Posted February 7, 2018
USACE says Puerto Rico Education Dept. responsible for opening schools
About 300 schools left for corps to evaluate, but up to Education secretary to determine whether they open
- Posted November 2, 2017
Nearly 1,000 Puerto Rico teachers to be relocated in accordance with late enrollment
Over 270 schools had higher-than-expected enrollment; substitute teachers needed
- Posted August 21, 2017
Education Reiterates Commitment to Special Education Children
San Juan (INS) – Undersecretary of Education Carlos Rodríguez Beltrán reiterated the Education Department’s commitment to provide for the rights of children with special needs and their parents, who could file suits for damages for the lack...
- Posted July 6, 2016
Teachers Chain Themselves to Capitol Rotunda
Protest School Closures, Privatization
- Posted June 27, 2016
Teacher Sick-Outs Close Most Detroit Schools for a 2nd Day
Legislative committee approves $500M plan to restructure public schools
- Posted May 3, 2016
Second Semester Begins for Puerto Rico’s Public School System
With an estimated enrollment of 390,000 students and changes that are expected to have an effect at the classroom level, Puerto Rico’s public education system began its second academic semester Thursday. School directors and teachers were expected...
- Posted January 7, 2016