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Tuesday, September 04, 2018
Nearly 17 million students head to college this fall. About half are financially independent from their parents, and nearly 1 in 4 is a parent caring for a child.
Tuesday, August 22, 2017
An Arizona law banning ethnic studies violated students' constitutional rights, a federal judge said Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
Kids who start school behind in math tend to stay behind. But could early predictors in preschool help educators put them on a path to success?
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
If you're a teacher, you have one of the lowest-paid professional jobs in the U.S. Most require a four-year degree, which can require tens of thousands of dollars in loans that some struggle to repay.
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Eloy Ortiz Oakley, the chancellor of the California Community Colleges system, wants to kick loose the requirement of algebra for non-STEM majors.
Friday, July 14, 2017
School districts are making deals with telecom companies to build towers on school property. The agreements give schools a bump in revenue, but what do parents think? And what does the science say?
Thursday, July 06, 2017
Chris Ferrie's board books introduce subjects like rocket science, quantum physics and general relativity to toddlers and babies. What can parents do to make the concepts resonate?
Friday, June 30, 2017
Lots of colleges have common reading programs; some are just for freshmen, and for others, the entire campus or local community joins in. What are college kids reading this summer? Here's a sampling.
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Plus school district secession, student borrower complaints and more.
Saturday, June 17, 2017
A potential weakening of campus civil rights enforcement, a big transition at Harvard and more in our weekly roundup.
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Even as overall aid increases, the share of that money going to education has stagnated — leaving least developed countries in the lurch.
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Several would-be freshmen in the class of 2021 lost their spots when they posted offensive material in a group Facebook chat. College officials and high school counselors are reacting to the news.
Saturday, May 27, 2017
Our weekly education news roundup: Trump administration unveils its 2018 budget proposal; DeVos talks school choice in Indianapolis, then faces a grilling from lawmakers.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
The education secretary testified before a House subcommittee on the Trump administration's 2018 budget proposal, which calls for deep cuts to education.