K-12 DIGEST: September 21, 2021

Funding 

  • Box Tops for Education: 25 years later - The Takeout

  • Wicomico County (Md.) schools receive donation for special education - ABC47

Policy

  • Legislation makes civics a requirement for public high school graduation in Rhode Island - WUN

  • Black history curriculum bill won’t make floor debate in Tennessee House - Tennessee Lookout

  • Proposed sex education bill in Wisconsin would allow parents to pull students out of curriculum - Badger Herald

  • Boston education board member floats receivership idea for system schools - Boston Herald

Community

  • Homeschooling is on the rise. What should that teach educators about families’ preferences? - The 74

  • Hennepin County Sheriff offers education for inmates - Star Tribune

  • How Arkansas implemented its computer science education program - Brookings