Districts from Los Angeles to New York City are experimenting with new policies designed to eliminate zero-tolerance discipline. But the reality is often a lot different than the idea.
Is the $300 million spent annually on New York City’s new program benefitting the students who truly need it?
Two schools are trying to shift the stigma of two-year colleges by making an associate’s an affordable pathway to a four-year degree.
A new federal policy seeks to tackle the college sexual-assault problem—but can it change the status quo?
The country is struggling to solve its shortage of classroom educators—sort of.
Schools are seeing kids leave as their families fight to combat the consequences of the dry spell.
In Silicon Valley, educators struggle to find a place to live.
Talks between the union and the school district broke down Tuesday—the eve of the first day of school.
Turnover is highest in the neediest schools, and competition for new educators is getting stiffer.
A debate over whether School-Based Health Centers should be able to offer IUDs
One key difference between low-income and affluent babies: the number of words to which they’re exposed.
In Tennessee, students are given an opportunity to obtain more education, without financial constraints.
“I’m amazed not by the growth in test scores, but rather by how many people are talking about the state of public education in the city.”
New research finds that The Princeton Review is significantly more likely to charge higher prices for tutoring courses in areas that are home to more Asian Americans.
For parents, summer break often means expensive extracurriculars and an incredibly inconvenient schedule.
In New Orleans and elsewhere, old-line parochial schools are seeing their enrollments plummet.
Approximately 10 to 15 percent of the nation’s K-12 population—5 million to 7.5 million students each year—are not attending school on a regular basis.
Compared to their peers, “American Indian” and “Alaska Native” students aren’t seeing the same growth in enrollment or attainment.
A unique approach to math helps boost achievement for American Indian children—and it shares striking parallels with the Common Core.
Many educators are introducing meditation into the classroom as a means of improving kids’ attention and emotional regulation.