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New England News
10:30 pm
Wed April 1, 2015

Report Says Vermont's Small School Districts Are Costly

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The Vermont Agency of Education has released a study that shows that the state's small school districts are costlier than other districts and provide fewer educational opportunities.

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New England News
9:30 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

Average Science Test Scores Drop In Vermont Schools

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The Vermont Agency of Education says statewide average science scores have dropped slightly.

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North Country News
11:45 pm
Thu February 6, 2014

VT Student Test Results Released

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Vermont Secretary of Education Rebecca Holcombe calls closing gender and income gaps in state testing "a critical state priority."

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North Country News
6:30 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

Vermont Schools to Participate in Education Initiative

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Vermont is one of five states across the country chosen to implement a five-year, kindergarten-through-grade-8 education program that will provide national experts to help schools focus on areas of concern and move toward inclusive education systems.

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5:50 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

Governor to Pick Education Secretary from 3 Finalists

Governor Peter Shumlin will soon pick the person to fill the new position of Vermont secretary of education.

The state Board of Education on Tuesday approved the three finalists recommended by the board's search committee.

They are current Education Commissioner Armando Vilaseca of Westford; Daniel French, superintendent of the Bennington-Rutland Supervisory Union in Manchester; and Brent Kay, superintendent of the Orange Southwest Supervisory Union in Randolph.

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