New revelations from a lawsuit against the university capture the difficulty of comparing thousands upon thousands of talented teenagers.
A new study reveals the extent to which children’s geographic surroundings contribute to gender disparities in schools.
The College Board recently announced that it will no longer test students on the thousands of years that predated European colonialism.
The education secretary told senators that the group isn’t tasked with studying the role of firearms in campus violence.
… and what it says about gun violence in America today
Despite several White House events related to campus massacres this week, the president and his team did little to assure Americans that there are serious policy changes under way.
In the past decade, new parents have fallen for vowels.
The Big Island’s residents are reacting to Kilauea’s latest eruption with a combination of grief and reverence.
For educators in Oklahoma and other states, the demands go far beyond better pay.
In a speech on Thursday, he revealed he doesn't appreciate the vital role they play in the country's education system and economy.
Allegations of sexual harassment against the dean who supervised Nassar reveal why decades of complaints weren't dealt with more aggressively.
Some policymakers are considering whether to more aggressively punish student misbehavior in their effort to make campuses safer.
In her 60 Minutes interview, the education secretary failed to convince policy scholars that she’d improved her understanding of the issues.
The success of the statewide strike has intensified education unrest nationally—and could have lasting implications for the country’s schools.
Despite the governor's offer to raise their salaries, the state's educators remain on strike, saying that the real problems remain unaddressed.
American teens are shaping a new kind of debate about gun violence—but why now?
A false alert of an impending missile attack highlights just how unprepared the country is for nuclear disaster.
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