Large numbers of them are pursuing fields that could greatly stimulate the country's economy.
"Why throw money at problems?" as Kurt Vonnegut once said. "That is what money is for."
Access to after-school programs is growing more unequal, and that's pushing disadvantaged kids further behind.
It's hard to put much faith in Dartmouth's ban on hard liquor.
To increase access to advanced math options in high school, a suburban Maryland district is increasing the rigor of classes for younger kids.
A range of job sectors are now offering certifications to students who pass tests that measure their competency in practical skills.
Research shows that early-childhood educators are as valuable as those in K-12 classrooms. So why are they paid far less?
The U.S. and Cuba are poised to restore diplomatic relations, which may lead to big shifts in higher education.
Economists predict that colleges will soon become "unbundled" by the Internet. But that won't—and shouldn't—happen.
Graduates from Ivy League universities and other top colleges are finding jobs in Manhattan's lucrative test-prep economy.
Parents in the Asian country are now legally required to limit their kids' screen time.
Becoming educated should not require giving up pleasure.
More flexibility in repayment plans might benefit both borrowers and lenders.
High sticker prices and unfamiliar terminology tend to scare them away, but a potential low-cost solution simply involves giving them access to better information.
Sheltering children from physical contact deprives educators of an important instructional tool and students of an essential learning experience.
When tech culture only celebrates creation, it risks ignoring those who teach, criticize, and take care of others.
New research suggests children are far exceeding the two-hour daily limit recommended by pediatricians.
New education standards emphasize technical reading skills over an appreciation for literature and the deeper values it can instill.
When it came to K-12 school reform, the second-term head of state left a lot to the imagination in his State of the Union address.
Some women in Greek life want to host more college festivities to regain control over alcohol consumption. It's worth trying, but it may not fix everything.