The Iowa Legislature passed reforms to the state’s K-12 education system with implications for teachers, administrators and students at all grade levels, DesMoinesRegister.com reports.
In Connecticut, a historic overhaul of public-school policy passed, The Wall Street Journal reports.
In Oklahoma, monitors in child-welfare settlement will not approve the latest plan for a child-welfare improvement plan, Tulsa World reports.
In Oklahoma, a report criticizes the state for laws on releasing child-abuse information, Tulsa World reports.
In Nashville, two juveniles escape custody in two days, NewsChannel5.com reports.
In Texas, a study finds that juveniles held in jails are often isolated, the Texas Tribune reports.