A California school prepares its students for success
Role models portrayed as superhuman don’t always motivate students—instead, they risk discouraging kids who feel they can't live up to the lofty standards.
An analysis of hundreds of thousands of scientific papers finds text re-use is rampant, but it isn't always malicious.
A progressive group of neurology researchers wants to redefine "discipline." Decisions about parenting affect not only children’s minds, but those of adults as well.
In this college course, binge-watching Netflix is a requirement.
Future attorneys have an obligation to face violence and sexual assault in a different way than most.
State funding used to account for a greater portion of the schools' revenue, but times have changed.
Adam Savage, co-host of the hit Discovery Channel show, talks about why a catastrophic experiment often comes with the most valuable lessons.
The government wants 60 percent of high school graduates to specialize in science, technology, engineering, and math by 2020.
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.
On conservative Christian campuses across America, demonstrations and protests have sprung up that would seem to defy conventional wisdom about the religious right.
LGBT educators walk a fine line between keeping their jobs and being honest with their students.
How are universities working to curb the prevalence of harassment against researchers?
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."