When Michigan business leaders came up with a plan to save their struggling state, it was outside everyone's comfort zone. But the result may transform higher education.
Women without college degrees who have children in wedlock are now the exception, not the rule, a new analysis shows.
After students at a few schools rejected their commencement speakers, they were widely mocked. What will this mean for campus communities—and a disillusioned class of 2014?
Student-loan debt has become a symbolic issue for Republicans and Democrats trying to court young people's votes.
The Anti-Defamation League has published an online catalog of the symbols, flags, and slogans used by hate groups. Is this an educational tool or a portal for perverse curiosity?
Fear of addition, subtraction, and the numerical world starts young—especially for girls.
A case of a not-so-open search
Fathers who get involved in their kids' education have a big effect on the health, academic success, and happiness of their sons and daughters.
A judge said the state discriminates against poor and minority students by protecting the jobs of ineffective instructors. What will this mean for education?
The untold story of a government plot, a maverick college president, and the most important figure of the civil rights era
Contrary to popular perceptions, a new study finds that some measures of teacher happiness have actually improved since the law's implementation.
How could it? America's crisis of affordability and completion isn't about payment schedules. It's about too much private spending and too little public information.
The state is one of a few that have repealed the national curriculum in pursuit of stronger academic standards.
High-school science projects from Mississippi
Why professors, librarians, and politicians are shunning liberal arts in the name of STEM
Female college graduates earn less than their male counterparts.
A study says high-school students can be successful with or without a lot of parental pressure.
California universities have developed a strong model for students who want to move from two- to four-year schools.
It's easy to forget how tiny, arbitrary, everyday decisions can shape a kid's school experience.
"Actually, the children live very well."