On conservative Christian campuses across America, demonstrations and protests have sprung up that would seem to defy conventional wisdom about the religious right.
Pakistan is the epicenter of a horrifying new trend.
Better support services can encourage more students to speak out—and that increases the number of reported assaults on campus.
The Taliban's massacre of more than 100 students caps an awful year for the world's children.
The University of Chicago wants to revamp the city's Hyde Park neighborhood to benefit students. But that could change the area's local vibe—at the expense of the people of color who live there.
An international ranking, from 14 hours a week in China to three in Finland
Such instruction is in rapid decline despite the proven benefits of bilingualism.
Roughly half of low-income families nationwide lack access to the web in their houses.
"That's jargon-ish. Even some people in the sciences don't have an intuitive understanding of what that means."
The country still needs a lot more investment to really change the life trajectory of young kids being raised by poor, single moms.
More than one-quarter of American undergraduates have dependent children, but affordable, on-campus childcare is still hard to find.
Across the country, 70 percent of schools lack a high-speed Internet connection.
And nearly a quarter experience two or more stressful childhood events, setting them up for worse physical and mental health later in life.
Ozel Clifford Brazil was a respected clergyman who helped thousands of African American teens get into college. What drove him to break the law?
Even though they admit their devices distract them from class. Now, some educators are incorporating the digital tools into their teaching.
How does exaggeration make its way into health news? A study today says, blame academia.
For the first time, medical schools in the U.S. are accepting undocumented students.
Children who attend a live theater show—and don't just read the play in class—do better in school.
Activists are pushing educators to teach that human-caused global warming is an opinion—rather than a fact—by issuing textbook ratings of their own.
Three years after the start of its new Science Without Borders program, Brazil isn't the only country benefitting.
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